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Leaf beetle (Chrysomelidae)Paropsisterna octosignata

Eucalyptus leaf beetle at Gordon, ACT

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

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Location information

Species information

  • Not sensitive
  • Local Native

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • michaelb Recorded by
  • 18 Mar 2017 Recorded on
  • Website Reported via
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