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Caedicia simplex

Common Garden Katydid at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare

Caedicia simplex at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 10 Jan 2018
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Identification history

Caedicia simplex 25 Jan 2020 KimPullen
Unidentified 15 Jan 2020 gerringongTB

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Author's notes

Dark red insect, like a grasshopper, on rose bloom. There were 6 in all, each on a different bloom. Looks to me like an immature version of something.

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KimPullen wrote:
   25 Jan 2020
Immature.
   25 Jan 2020
I take it that the mature Katydid is green.
KimPullen wrote:
   8 Aug 2020
Yes, the young ones are variable but adults are nearly always green.

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Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 24 Mar 2020 by Andrejs
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 24 Mar 2020 by Andrejs
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairy-wren) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 24 Mar 2020 by Andrejs
Hirundo neoxena (Welcome Swallow) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 24 Mar 2020 by Andrejs
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 24 Mar 2020 by Andrejs
Biprorulus bibax (Spined citrus bug) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 1 Jan 2020 by gerringongTB
Anas castanea (Chestnut Teal) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 25 Dec 2019 by Andrejs
Austroscolia soror (Austroscolia soror) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 28 Feb 2019 by gerringongTB
Psilogramma casuarinae (Privet Hawk Moth) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 20 Feb 2019 by gerringongTB
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 16 Jan 2019 by gerringongTB
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 21 Oct 2018 by KumikoCallaway
Cosmodes elegans (Green Blotched Moth) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 5 May 2018 by gerringongTB
Cruria synopla at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 16 Mar 2018 by gerringongTB
TETTIGONIIDAE (Katydid) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 9 Jan 2018 by gerringongTB
Acalolepta sp. (Longhorn beetle) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 20 Oct 2017 by gerringongTB
PHASMATODEA (Unidentified Stick Insect) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 23 Sep 2017 by gerringongTB
Haliaeetus leucogaster (White-bellied Sea-eagle) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 13 Sep 2017 by gerringongTB
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 22 Sep 2014 by Andrejs
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 20 Sep 2014 by Andrejs
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 20 Sep 2014 by Andrejs
Melithreptus lunatus (White-naped Honeyeater) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 20 Sep 2014 by Andrejs

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 6 Abundance
  • 10 Jan 2018 10:57 AM Recorded on
  • gerringongTB Recorded by
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