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Pterohelaeus sp. (genus)

Pie-dish beetle at Amaroo, ACT

Pterohelaeus sp. (genus) at Amaroo, ACT - 26 Jan 2020
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Identification history

Pterohelaeus sp. (genus) 28 Feb 2020 KimPullen
Pterohelaeus planus 22 Feb 2020 kdm

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KimPullen wrote:
   28 Feb 2020
Certainly a Pterohelaeus, but the angle doesn't allow me to identify the species.

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Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Amaroo, ACT - 9 Sep 2019 by tpreston Cryptes baccatus (Wattle Tick Scale) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Calomela vittata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Acyphas semiochrea (Omnivorous Tussock Moth) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Philagra parva (Beaked spittlebug) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Jalmenus icilius (Amethyst Hairstreak) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Calomela bartoni (Acacia Leaf Beetle) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Diphucrania leucosticta (White-flecked acacia jewel beetle) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Macrobathra desmotoma ( A Cosmet moth) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Oecophoridae (family) (Unidentified Oecophorid concealer moth) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Amaroo, ACT - 9 Sep 2019 by tpreston
Cryptes baccatus (Wattle Tick Scale) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Calomela vittata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Acyphas semiochrea (Omnivorous Tussock Moth) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Philagra parva (Beaked spittlebug) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Jalmenus icilius (Amethyst Hairstreak) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Calomela bartoni (Acacia Leaf Beetle) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Diphucrania leucosticta (White-flecked acacia jewel beetle) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Macrobathra desmotoma ( A Cosmet moth) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Oecophoridae (family) (Unidentified Oecophorid concealer moth) at Amaroo, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 26 Jan 2020 10:00 PM Recorded on
  • kdm Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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