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Chalcopteroides columbinus

Rainbow darkling beetle at Kambah, ACT

Chalcopteroides columbinus at Kambah, ACT - 30 Aug 2020
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Identification history

Chalcopteroides columbinus 25 Sep 2020 KimPullen
Chalcopteroides sp. (genus) 1 Sep 2020 AlisonMilton
Chalcopteroides sp. (genus) 31 Aug 2020 HarveyPerkins

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Juncus sp. (A rush) at Kambah, ACT - 16 Sep 2020 by HarveyPerkins
Crematogaster sp. (genus) (Acrobat ant, Cocktail ant) at Kambah, ACT - 30 Aug 2020 by HarveyPerkins
Limnodynastes dumerilii (Eastern Banjo Frog) at Kambah, ACT - 16 Feb 2020 by Tim81
Anoplognathus chloropyrus (Green-tailed Christmas beetle) at Kambah, ACT - 30 Nov 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Forficula auricularia (European Earwig) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Pterohelaeus striatopunctatus (Darkling beetle) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Chalcopteroides spectabilis (Rainbow darkling beetle) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Pterohelaeus striatopunctatus (Darkling beetle) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Platybrachys sp. (genus) (A gum hopper) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Pterohelaeus striatopunctatus (Darkling beetle) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Servaea incana (Hoary Servaea) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Gonipterus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Weevil) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Araneus circulissparsus (species group) (Speckled Orb-weaver) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Austrosciapus sp. (genus) (Long-legged fly) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Gonipterus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Weevil) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Delias harpalyce (Imperial Jezebel) at Kambah, ACT - 27 Oct 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Hemicordulia australiae (Australian Emerald) at Kambah, ACT - 22 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Gonipterus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Weevil) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Nov 2014 by HarveyPerkins

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 5 Abundance
  • 30 Aug 2020 02:50 PM Recorded on
  • HarveyPerkins Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
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