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Leaf beetle (Chrysomelidae)Chrysolina quadrigemina

Greater St Johns Wort beetle at Denman Prospect, ACT

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Chrysolina quadrigemina at Denman Prospect, ACT - 29 Oct 2018
Chrysolina quadrigemina at Denman Prospect, ACT - 29 Oct 2018

Identification history

Leaf beetle (Chrysomelidae) Chrysolina quadrigemina 31 Oct 2018 KimPullen
Unidentified 30 Oct 2018 Christine

Author's notes

Seemed slightly bigger than, but very similar to a lady beetle, but appeared uniformly black. However in my photo i think it looks greenish on the wings. Photo taken from inside the car when it landed on the windscreen.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 29 Oct 2018 12:57 PM Recorded on
  • Christine Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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