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Jewel beetle (Buprestidae)Melobasis propinqua

Propinqua jewel beetle at Aranda Bushland

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Melobasis propinqua at Aranda Bushland - 12 Oct 2018
Melobasis propinqua at Aranda Bushland - 12 Oct 2018

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Lipotriches sp. (genus) (Halictid bee) at Aranda Bushland - 21 Apr 2020 by Tammy Eurema smilax (Small grass-yellow) at Aranda Bushland - 6 Apr 2020 by Tammy Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Aranda Bushland - 6 Apr 2020 by Tammy Castiarina decemmaculata (Castiarina Jewel Beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 18 Oct 2019 by Harrisi Pseudonaja textilis (Eastern Brown Snake) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Oct 2019 by Harrisi Diphucrania leucosticta (White-flecked acacia jewel beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 13 Feb 2019 by Harrisi Chalcopteroides sp. (genus) (Rainbow darkling beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 6 Jan 2019 by CathB Macrolepiota dolichaula (White Parasol) at Aranda Bushland - 16 Dec 2018 by Margo Stephanopis sp. (genus) (Knobbly crab spider) at Aranda Bushland - 26 Nov 2018 by CathB Eleale pulchra (Clerid beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 23 Oct 2018 by Harrisi Eleale simplex (Clerid beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 23 Oct 2018 by Harrisi Castiarina decemmaculata (Castiarina Jewel Beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 23 Oct 2018 by Harrisi Calomela bartoni (Acacia Leaf Beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Oct 2018 by Harrisi Cleogonini sp. (tribe) (Weevil) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Oct 2018 by Harrisi Melobasis thoracica (A jewel beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 11 Oct 2018 by Harrisi Diuris chryseopsis (Golden moth) at Aranda Bushland - 21 Sep 2017 by CathB Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Aranda Bushland - 18 Dec 2016 by MatthewFrawley Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Aranda Bushland - 18 Dec 2016 by MatthewFrawley Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Aranda Bushland - 18 Dec 2016 by MatthewFrawley Hypoxis hygrometrica var. villosisepala (Golden weather grass) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Nov 2016 by MichaelMulvaney Viola betonicifolia (Purple Violet) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Nov 2016 by MichaelMulvaney Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Aranda Bushland - 28 Sep 2015 by JasonC Eucalyptus rossii (Inland Scribbly Gum) at Aranda Bushland - 21 Oct 2013 by MatthewFrawley
Lipotriches sp. (genus) (Halictid bee) at Aranda Bushland - 21 Apr 2020 by Tammy
Eurema smilax (Small grass-yellow) at Aranda Bushland - 6 Apr 2020 by Tammy
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Aranda Bushland - 6 Apr 2020 by Tammy
Castiarina decemmaculata (Castiarina Jewel Beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 18 Oct 2019 by Harrisi
Pseudonaja textilis (Eastern Brown Snake) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Oct 2019 by Harrisi
Diphucrania leucosticta (White-flecked acacia jewel beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 13 Feb 2019 by Harrisi
Chalcopteroides sp. (genus) (Rainbow darkling beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 6 Jan 2019 by CathB
Macrolepiota dolichaula (White Parasol) at Aranda Bushland - 16 Dec 2018 by Margo
Stephanopis sp. (genus) (Knobbly crab spider) at Aranda Bushland - 26 Nov 2018 by CathB
Eleale pulchra (Clerid beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 23 Oct 2018 by Harrisi
Eleale simplex (Clerid beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 23 Oct 2018 by Harrisi
Castiarina decemmaculata (Castiarina Jewel Beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 23 Oct 2018 by Harrisi
Calomela bartoni (Acacia Leaf Beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Oct 2018 by Harrisi
Cleogonini sp. (tribe) (Weevil) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Oct 2018 by Harrisi
Melobasis thoracica (A jewel beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 11 Oct 2018 by Harrisi
Diuris chryseopsis (Golden moth) at Aranda Bushland - 21 Sep 2017 by CathB
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Aranda Bushland - 18 Dec 2016 by MatthewFrawley
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Aranda Bushland - 18 Dec 2016 by MatthewFrawley
Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Aranda Bushland - 18 Dec 2016 by MatthewFrawley
Hypoxis hygrometrica var. villosisepala (Golden weather grass) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Nov 2016 by MichaelMulvaney
Viola betonicifolia (Purple Violet) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Nov 2016 by MichaelMulvaney
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Aranda Bushland - 28 Sep 2015 by JasonC
Eucalyptus rossii (Inland Scribbly Gum) at Aranda Bushland - 21 Oct 2013 by MatthewFrawley

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • a flowering white heath Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • 11 Oct 2018 Recorded on
  • Harrisi Recorded by

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