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Penthaleus major

Prey / Diet

Arachis hypogaea (Earthnut)[1]
Lolium perenne (perennial ryegrass)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Abacarus hystrix (cereal rust mite)1
Balanococcus poae1
Chorizococcus oreophilus1
Eurycoccus antiscius1
Paprides nitidus1
Rhizoecus rumicis (Grassroot mealybug)1
Sigaus australis1


New Zealand(Native);



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1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
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