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Chalcopteroides sp. (genus)

Rainbow darkling beetle at Pambula Preschool

Chalcopteroides sp. (genus) at Pambula Preschool - 16 Aug 2019
Chalcopteroides sp. (genus) at Pambula Preschool - 16 Aug 2019
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Identification history

Chalcopteroides sp. 27 Aug 2019 KimPullen
Unidentified 16 Aug 2019 elizabethgleeson

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The bugs are returning, our best bug catcher, found this beautiful beetle today. Can you help us identify it?

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KerriLee wrote:
   17 Aug 2019
lovely beetle! We'll get back soon with a suggested ID :)

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Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Pambula Preschool - 10 Jun 2021 by elizabethgleeson
Oxycanus silvanus (Pale Oxycanus) at - 4 Jun 2021 by elizabethgleeson
Chelepteryx collesi (White-stemmed Gum Moth) at - 3 Jun 2021 by elizabethgleeson
Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at - 22 Apr 2021 by elizabethgleeson
Boreoides subulatus (Wingless Soldier Fly) at - 21 May 2020 by elizabethgleeson
Panesthia sp. (genus) (Wood cockroach) at - 8 May 2020 by elizabethgleeson
Helpis minitabunda (Threatening jumping spider) at - 14 Nov 2019 by elizabethgleeson
Stephanopis altifrons (Knobbly crab spider) at - 24 Oct 2019 by elizabethgleeson
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at - 17 Oct 2019 by elizabethgleeson
Archimantis sp. (Large brown mantis) at - 6 Sep 2019 by elizabethgleeson
Scarabaeidae sp. (family) (Scarab beetle, curl grub) at - 5 Sep 2019 by elizabethgleeson
SPARASSIDAE (Huntsman spider) at - 17 May 2019 by elizabethgleeson
Coryphistes ruricola (Bark-mimicking Grasshopper) at - 11 Apr 2019 by elizabethgleeson
Charaxes sempronius (Tailed Emperor) at - 8 Mar 2019 by elizabethgleeson
Phasmida sp. (order) (Unidentified stick insect) at - 7 Mar 2019 by elizabethgleeson

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  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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