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Darkling beetle (Tenebrionidae)Pterohelaeus striatopunctatus

Darkling beetle at Higgins, ACT

2 images

Pterohelaeus striatopunctatus at Higgins, ACT - 24 Feb 2019
Pterohelaeus striatopunctatus at Higgins, ACT - 24 Feb 2019

Identification history

Darkling beetle (Tenebrionidae) Pterohelaeus striatopunctatus 2 Mar 2019 michaelb
Darkling beetle (Tenebrionidae) Pterohelaeus striatopunctatus 2 Mar 2019 michaelb
Unidentified 28 Feb 2019 Alison Milton

2 comments

KimPullen wrote:
   1 Mar 2019
Images 1 and 2 appear to be Pterohelaeus striatopunctatus; image 3 is Pterohelaeus laticollis.
   1 Mar 2019
Aah. I couldn't remember whether the third one was the dead one or the third live one. Will remove and add to the other sighting.

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Araneus hamiltoni (Hamilton's Orb Weaver) at Higgins, ACT - 29 Nov 2019 Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Higgins, ACT - 29 Nov 2019 Illeis galbula (Fungus-eating Ladybird) at Higgins, ACT - 16 Nov 2019 Formicidae sp. (family) (Unidentified ant) at Higgins, ACT - 16 Nov 2019 Rhytidoponera metallica (Greenhead ant) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Nov 2019 Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Nov 2019 Platybrachys decemmacula (Green-faced gum hopper) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 Sarcophagidae sp. (family) (Unidentified flesh fly) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) (Ant) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 Maratus pavonis (Dunn's peacock spider) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail) at Higgins, ACT - 29 Oct 2019 Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Higgins, ACT - 29 Oct 2019 Opisthoncus grassator (Jumping spider) at Higgins, ACT - 5 Oct 2019 Melithreptus brevirostris (Brown-headed Honeyeater) at Higgins, ACT - 28 Sep 2019 Noctuidae sp. (family) (A cutworm or owlet moth) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Sep 2019 Melithreptus brevirostris (Brown-headed Honeyeater) at Higgins, ACT - 22 Aug 2019 Acanthiza lineata (Striated Thornbill) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Aug 2019 Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Aug 2019 Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Higgins, ACT - 22 Jul 2019 Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Higgins, ACT - 7 Jul 2019 Sturnus vulgaris (Common Starling) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Jul 2019 Tephritidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Fruit or Seed fly) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Jul 2019 Stephanopis sp. (genus) (Knobbly crab spider) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Jun 2019 Hemicloea sp. (genus) (Flat bark spider) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Jun 2019 Hippotion celerio (Vine Hawk Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 26 May 2019 Gonipterus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Weevil) at Higgins, ACT - 25 May 2019 Ectropis excursaria (Common Bark Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 15 May 2019 Boreoides subulatus (Wingless Soldier Fly) at Higgins, ACT - 4 May 2019 Celaenia calotoides (Bird-dropping spider) at Higgins, ACT - 2 May 2019 Boreoides subulatus (Wingless Soldier Fly) at Higgins, ACT - 2 May 2019 Opisthoncus grassator (Jumping spider) at Higgins, ACT - 1 May 2019 Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Apr 2019 Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Apr 2019 Eriophora pustulosa (Knobbled Orbweaver) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Apr 2019 Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Apr 2019 Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Apr 2019 Celaenia excavata (Bird-dropping spider) at Higgins, ACT - 30 Mar 2019 Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 30 Mar 2019 Leptocoris mitellatus (Leptocoris bug) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Mar 2019 Phonognatha graeffei (Leaf-curling spider) at Higgins, ACT - 23 Mar 2019 Psilogramma casuarinae (Southern Psilogramma) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Mar 2019 Mantispidae (family) (Unidentified mantisfly) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Mar 2019 Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Mar 2019 Caedicia sp. (genus) (Katydid) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Mar 2019 Agonoscelis rutila (Horehound bug) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Mar 2019 Thereutria amaraca (Spine-legged Robber Fly) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Mar 2019 Ditropidus sp. (genus) (Leaf beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Mar 2019 Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Mar 2019 Pararguda nasuta (Wattle Snout Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 5 Mar 2019 Austrolestes analis (Slender Ringtail) at Higgins, ACT - 1 Mar 2019 Lehtinelagia sp. (genus) (Flower Spider or Crab Spider) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Feb 2019 Heliocheilus sp. (genus) (Heliothine moths) at Higgins, ACT - 26 Feb 2019 Orthodera ministralis (Garden mantis) at Higgins, ACT - 26 Feb 2019 Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Higgins, ACT - 26 Feb 2019 Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 Pterohelaeus laticollis (Pie-dish beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 24 Feb 2019 Chlorotachina sp. at Higgins, ACT - 24 Feb 2019 Gastrophora henricaria (Fallen-bark Looper, Beautiful Leaf Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Higgins, ACT - 16 Feb 2019 Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 Psilogramma casuarinae (Southern Psilogramma) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Feb 2019 Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Feb 2019 Caedicia sp. (genus) (Katydid) at Higgins, ACT - 9 Feb 2019 Agonoscelis rutila (Horehound bug) at Higgins, ACT - 9 Feb 2019 Anzora unicolor (Grey Planthopper) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Feb 2019 Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) (Ant) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Feb 2019 Chrysodeixis species (genus) (green looper) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Feb 2019 Isodontia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Grass-carrying wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Feb 2019 Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Feb 2019 Anthela ocellata (Eyespot anthelid moth) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Feb 2019 Pholodes sinistraria (Sinister Moth, Frilled Bark Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Feb 2019 Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Higgins, ACT - 24 Jan 2019 Anoplognathus pallidicollis (Cashew beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Jan 2019 Psilogramma casuarinae (Southern Psilogramma) at Higgins, ACT - 1 Jan 2019 Mormoscopa phricozona (A Herminiid Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 Sceliphron laetum (Common mud dauber wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 Doratifera sp. (genus) (Four-spotted Cup moth) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Dec 2018 Ectropis excursaria (Common Bark Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Dec 2018 Cosmodes elegans (Green blotched moth) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Dec 2018 Ectropis excursaria (Common Bark Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Dec 2018 Dendroleon sp. (genus) (An Antlion Lacewing) at Higgins, ACT - 12 Dec 2018 Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Higgins, ACT - 10 Dec 2018 Sophta concavata (Varied Hookwing) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Dec 2018 Tanychilus sp. (genus) (Darkling beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Dec 2018 Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Dec 2018 Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta (Blue Banded Bee) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Dec 2018 Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Dec 2018 Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Higgins, ACT - 16 Nov 2018 Thomisidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Crab spider or Flower spider) at Higgins, ACT - 16 Nov 2018 Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Nov 2018 Sparassidae sp. (family) (A Huntsman Spider) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Nov 2018 Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Nov 2018 Lehtinelagia sp. (genus) (Flower Spider or Crab Spider) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Nov 2018 Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Nov 2018
Araneus hamiltoni (Hamilton's Orb Weaver) at Higgins, ACT - 29 Nov 2019
Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Higgins, ACT - 29 Nov 2019
Illeis galbula (Fungus-eating Ladybird) at Higgins, ACT - 16 Nov 2019
Formicidae sp. (family) (Unidentified ant) at Higgins, ACT - 16 Nov 2019
Rhytidoponera metallica (Greenhead ant) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Nov 2019
Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Nov 2019
Platybrachys decemmacula (Green-faced gum hopper) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Nov 2019
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Nov 2019
Sarcophagidae sp. (family) (Unidentified flesh fly) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Nov 2019
Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) (Ant) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Nov 2019
Maratus pavonis (Dunn's peacock spider) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Nov 2019
Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail) at Higgins, ACT - 29 Oct 2019
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Higgins, ACT - 29 Oct 2019
Opisthoncus grassator (Jumping spider) at Higgins, ACT - 5 Oct 2019
Melithreptus brevirostris (Brown-headed Honeyeater) at Higgins, ACT - 28 Sep 2019
Noctuidae sp. (family) (A cutworm or owlet moth) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Sep 2019
Melithreptus brevirostris (Brown-headed Honeyeater) at Higgins, ACT - 22 Aug 2019
Acanthiza lineata (Striated Thornbill) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Aug 2019
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Aug 2019
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Higgins, ACT - 22 Jul 2019
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Higgins, ACT - 7 Jul 2019
Sturnus vulgaris (Common Starling) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Jul 2019
Tephritidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Fruit or Seed fly) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Jul 2019
Stephanopis sp. (genus) (Knobbly crab spider) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Jun 2019
Hemicloea sp. (genus) (Flat bark spider) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Jun 2019
Hippotion celerio (Vine Hawk Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 26 May 2019
Gonipterus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Weevil) at Higgins, ACT - 25 May 2019
Ectropis excursaria (Common Bark Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 15 May 2019
Boreoides subulatus (Wingless Soldier Fly) at Higgins, ACT - 4 May 2019
Celaenia calotoides (Bird-dropping spider) at Higgins, ACT - 2 May 2019
Boreoides subulatus (Wingless Soldier Fly) at Higgins, ACT - 2 May 2019
Opisthoncus grassator (Jumping spider) at Higgins, ACT - 1 May 2019
Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Apr 2019
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Apr 2019
Eriophora pustulosa (Knobbled Orbweaver) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Apr 2019
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Apr 2019
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Apr 2019
Celaenia excavata (Bird-dropping spider) at Higgins, ACT - 30 Mar 2019
Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 30 Mar 2019
Leptocoris mitellatus (Leptocoris bug) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Mar 2019
Phonognatha graeffei (Leaf-curling spider) at Higgins, ACT - 23 Mar 2019
Psilogramma casuarinae (Southern Psilogramma) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Mar 2019
Mantispidae (family) (Unidentified mantisfly) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Mar 2019
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Mar 2019
Caedicia sp. (genus) (Katydid) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Mar 2019
Agonoscelis rutila (Horehound bug) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Mar 2019
Thereutria amaraca (Spine-legged Robber Fly) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Mar 2019
Ditropidus sp. (genus) (Leaf beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Mar 2019
Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Mar 2019
Pararguda nasuta (Wattle Snout Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 5 Mar 2019
Austrolestes analis (Slender Ringtail) at Higgins, ACT - 1 Mar 2019
Lehtinelagia sp. (genus) (Flower Spider or Crab Spider) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Feb 2019
Heliocheilus sp. (genus) (Heliothine moths) at Higgins, ACT - 26 Feb 2019
Orthodera ministralis (Garden mantis) at Higgins, ACT - 26 Feb 2019
Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Higgins, ACT - 26 Feb 2019
Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Feb 2019
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Feb 2019
Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Feb 2019
Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Feb 2019
Pterohelaeus laticollis (Pie-dish beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 24 Feb 2019
Chlorotachina sp. at Higgins, ACT - 24 Feb 2019
Gastrophora henricaria (Fallen-bark Looper, Beautiful Leaf Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Feb 2019
Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Higgins, ACT - 16 Feb 2019
Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Feb 2019
Psilogramma casuarinae (Southern Psilogramma) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Feb 2019
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Feb 2019
Caedicia sp. (genus) (Katydid) at Higgins, ACT - 9 Feb 2019
Agonoscelis rutila (Horehound bug) at Higgins, ACT - 9 Feb 2019
Anzora unicolor (Grey Planthopper) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Feb 2019
Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) (Ant) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Feb 2019
Chrysodeixis species (genus) (green looper) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Feb 2019
Isodontia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Grass-carrying wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Feb 2019
Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Feb 2019
Anthela ocellata (Eyespot anthelid moth) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Feb 2019
Pholodes sinistraria (Sinister Moth, Frilled Bark Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Feb 2019
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Higgins, ACT - 24 Jan 2019
Anoplognathus pallidicollis (Cashew beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Jan 2019
Psilogramma casuarinae (Southern Psilogramma) at Higgins, ACT - 1 Jan 2019
Mormoscopa phricozona (A Herminiid Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Dec 2018
Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Dec 2018
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Dec 2018
Sceliphron laetum (Common mud dauber wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Dec 2018
Doratifera sp. (genus) (Four-spotted Cup moth) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Dec 2018
Ectropis excursaria (Common Bark Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Dec 2018
Cosmodes elegans (Green blotched moth) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Dec 2018
Ectropis excursaria (Common Bark Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Dec 2018
Dendroleon sp. (genus) (An Antlion Lacewing) at Higgins, ACT - 12 Dec 2018
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Higgins, ACT - 10 Dec 2018
Sophta concavata (Varied Hookwing) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Dec 2018
Tanychilus sp. (genus) (Darkling beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Dec 2018
Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Dec 2018
Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta (Blue Banded Bee) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Dec 2018
Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Dec 2018
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Higgins, ACT - 16 Nov 2018
Thomisidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Crab spider or Flower spider) at Higgins, ACT - 16 Nov 2018
Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Nov 2018
Sparassidae sp. (family) (A Huntsman Spider) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Nov 2018
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Nov 2018
Lehtinelagia sp. (genus) (Flower Spider or Crab Spider) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Nov 2018
Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Nov 2018

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Location

Location information

  • Coordinates 149.030502-35.238688
  • Altitude 643.3m
  • Places Higgins, ACT

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 3 Abundance
  • 24 Feb 2019 11:09 AM Recorded on
  • Alison Milton Recorded by
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