Router keeps asking for a A record from iMac

I am having a peculiar problem, cant seem to make out what is happening.

My router is asking my iMac for an A record. No Idea why. Have attached the screenshot of the queries. Do you guys have any idea what is happening here. In the screenshot the MAC ID is of my iMac.

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Apr 14 01:15:12 dnsmasq[855]: query[A] e4:ce:8f:xx:xx:xx from 192.168.1.1

Apr 14 01:15:12 dnsmasq[855]: config e4:ce:8f:xx:xx:xx is NODATA-IPv4

On the iMac, under System Preferences > Network > Advanced > TCP/IP, what is the DHCP Client ID?

Thanks, I have so far solved the issue. On the asus router interface I disabled “USB Cloud Disk”

Over to your question, there is nothing there in the DHCP Client ID in my settings, should it matter ?

No. I was just checking to see if the MAC ID had populated this field. The ID is used to name the client on the network, and it’s not required.

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