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Eriococcus confusus

Synonyms: Acanthococcus confusus; Eriococcus gregarius; Nidularia confusus

Prey / Diet

Eucalyptus camaldulensis (river redgum)[1]
Eucalyptus globulus (eurabbie)[1]
Eucalyptus mannifera (brittled gum)[1]
Eucalyptus nicholii (Narrow-Leaved Black Peppermint)[1]
Eucalyptus nitens (shining gum)[1]
Eucalyptus viminalis (manna gum)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Apiomorpha attenuata1
Apiomorpha baeuerleni1
Apiomorpha conica4
Apiomorpha frenchi1
Apiomorpha karschi1
Apiomorpha ovicola1
Apiomorpha pedunculata2
Apiomorpha pileata1
Australiputo eucalypti1
Conulicoccus beardsleyi1
Dysmicoccus anicus1
Eriococcus coriaceus (gum tree scale)5
Eriococcus tepperi2
Eucalyptococcus brookesae1
Eucalyptococcus lobulatus1
Lepidosaphes eucalypti (eucalyptus mussel scale)1
Myzolecanium endoeucalyptus2
Octaspidiotus corticoides1
Octaspidiotus subrubescens1
Petauroides volans (Greater Glider)1
Phacelococcus brookesae1
Phascolarctos cinereus (Koala)1
Pseudaulacaspis cordylinidis1
Pseudococcus eucalypticus1
Pseudococcus hypergaeus1
Pseudotargionia asymmetrica1
Pseudotargionia comata1
Sphaerococcopsis inflatipes1
Sphaerococcopsis simplicior2
Tessaromma undatum1
Triaspidis bicornis1

Distribution

Australia;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access