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Lady beetle (Coccinellidae)Rhyzobius discolor

A lady beetle at Black Mountain

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Rhyzobius discolor at Black Mountain - 30 Oct 2018
Rhyzobius discolor at Black Mountain - 30 Oct 2018
Rhyzobius discolor at Black Mountain - 30 Oct 2018
Rhyzobius discolor at Black Mountain - 30 Oct 2018

Identification history

Lady beetle (Coccinellidae) Rhyzobius discolor 22 Aug 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Rhyzobius discolor 17 Dec 2018 silversea_starsong

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Author's notes

I believe this to be Rhyzobius discolor based on the brown colouration and expanded elytral margin. However, it would be good if someone could check the CSIRO collection to see how it matches collected specimens.

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Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2015 by David
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  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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