Leaf beetle (Chrysomelidae)Paropsisterna octosignata

Eucalyptus leaf beetle at Point Hut Pond

4 images

Paropsisterna octosignata at Point Hut Pond - 18 Mar 2017
Paropsisterna octosignata at Point Hut Pond - 18 Mar 2017
Paropsisterna octosignata at Point Hut Pond - 18 Mar 2017
Paropsisterna octosignata at Point Hut Pond - 18 Mar 2017
Paropsisterna octosignata at Point Hut Pond - 18 Mar 2017
Paropsisterna octosignata at Point Hut Pond - 18 Mar 2017
Paropsisterna octosignata at Point Hut Pond - 18 Mar 2017

Identification history

Leaf beetle (Chrysomelidae) Paropsisterna octosignata 21 Mar 2017 RogerFFounding Explorer - RogerF joined us in 2014!
Leaf beetle (Chrysomelidae) Paropsisterna octosignata 20 Mar 2017 michaelbMultiple Significant Sightings - michaelb has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - michaelb has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - michaelb joined us in 2014!
Unidentified 20 Mar 2017 michaelbMultiple Significant Sightings - michaelb has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - michaelb has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - michaelb joined us in 2014!

Author's notes

Size - length 12mm; near Point Hut Pond.

2 comments

michaelbMultiple Significant Sightings - michaelb has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - michaelb has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - michaelb joined us in 2014! wrote:
   21 Mar 2017
Kim, my suggestion comes from:
https://sites.google.com/site/paropsisternanobilitata/
and
https://sites.google.com/site/paropsisternablackpages/paropsisterna-octosignata
RogerFFounding Explorer - RogerF joined us in 2014! wrote:
   21 Mar 2017
My pictures of this species show more reddish elytral blotches

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Nearby sightings

Nephila edulis at Point Hut Pond - 18 Mar 2017
Vespula germanica at Point Hut Pond - 18 Mar 2017
Porphyrio porphyrio at Point Hut Pond - 27 Mar 2016
Cordyline Sp. at Point Hut Pond - 26 Dec 2015
Melaleuca decussata at Point Hut Pond - 26 Dec 2015
Oenothera lindheimeri at Point Hut Pond - 6 Dec 2015
Cordyline Sp. at Point Hut Pond - 17 Nov 2015
Belenois java at Point Hut Pond - 17 Nov 2015
Melaleuca decussata at Point Hut Pond - 4 Nov 2015
Lonicera japonica at Point Hut Pond - 4 Nov 2015
Dactylis glomerata at Point Hut Pond - 4 Nov 2015
Lonicera japonica at Point Hut Pond - 28 Oct 2015
Vinca major at Point Hut Pond - 10 Sep 2015
Viola odorata at Point Hut Pond - 10 Sep 2015
Correa reflexa var. reflexa at Point Hut Pond - 7 Sep 2015
Acacia boormanii at Point Hut Pond - 7 Sep 2015
Acacia cultriformis at Point Hut Pond - 7 Sep 2015
Salvia verbenaca at Point Hut Pond - 21 May 2015
Schoenoplectus pungens at Point Hut Pond - 11 Apr 2015
Schoenoplectus pungens at Point Hut Pond - 11 Apr 2015
Nephila edulis at Point Hut Pond - 18 Mar 2017
Vespula germanica at Point Hut Pond - 18 Mar 2017
Porphyrio porphyrio at Point Hut Pond - 27 Mar 2016
Cordyline Sp. at Point Hut Pond - 26 Dec 2015
Melaleuca decussata at Point Hut Pond - 26 Dec 2015
Oenothera lindheimeri at Point Hut Pond - 6 Dec 2015
Cordyline Sp. at Point Hut Pond - 17 Nov 2015
Belenois java at Point Hut Pond - 17 Nov 2015
Melaleuca decussata at Point Hut Pond - 4 Nov 2015
Lonicera japonica at Point Hut Pond - 4 Nov 2015
Dactylis glomerata at Point Hut Pond - 4 Nov 2015
Lonicera japonica at Point Hut Pond - 28 Oct 2015
Vinca major at Point Hut Pond - 10 Sep 2015
Viola odorata at Point Hut Pond - 10 Sep 2015
Correa reflexa var. reflexa at Point Hut Pond - 7 Sep 2015
Acacia boormanii at Point Hut Pond - 7 Sep 2015
Acacia cultriformis at Point Hut Pond - 7 Sep 2015
Salvia verbenaca at Point Hut Pond - 21 May 2015
Schoenoplectus pungens at Point Hut Pond - 11 Apr 2015
Schoenoplectus pungens at Point Hut Pond - 11 Apr 2015

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  • Coordinates 149.079444-35.456217
  • Altitude 610.0m

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