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Jewel beetle (Buprestidae)Melobasis propinqua

Propinqua jewel beetle at Paddys River, ACT

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Melobasis propinqua at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Nov 2018
Melobasis propinqua at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Nov 2018
Melobasis propinqua at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Nov 2018

Identification history

Jewel beetle (Buprestidae) Melobasis propinqua 8 Nov 2018 KimPullen
Jewel beetle (Buprestidae) Melobasis propinqua 8 Nov 2018 Harrisi

Author's notes

Of note here is the discolouration on one of the beetle's elytron (wing covers)....

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 5 Nov 2018 4:43 PM Recorded on
  • Harrisi Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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