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! Confirmed
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! Suggested
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! Pending ID

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

No sightings found.

  • Coordinates 149.079444-35.456217
  • Altitude 610.0m

Sighting information

Sensitivity key

  • Highly sensitive
  • Sensitive
  • Not sensitive

Conservation key

  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Rare Native
  • Local Native
  • Non-local Native
  • Exotic
  • Noxious Pest (Exotic)
  • Locally Extinct

Paropsisterna octosignata locations

Paropsisterna octosignata has been recorded at:

Other projects: Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness | Koala Count 2015

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