Proudly supported by :: ACT Government :: Australian Native Plants Society (ANPS) Canberra Region :: Gearys Gap/Wamboin Landcare Group
Home Insects Beetles (Coleoptera) Darkling beetles (Tenebrionidae)

Homotrysis scutellaris

1 Darkling beetle at Goorooyarroo

Homotrysis scutellaris at Goorooyarroo - 8 Nov 2020
Homotrysis scutellaris at Goorooyarroo - 8 Nov 2020
Homotrysis scutellaris at Goorooyarroo - 8 Nov 2020
Request use of media

Identification history

Homotrysis scutellaris 18 Nov 2020 michaelb
Homotrysis scutellaris 18 Nov 2020 KimPullen
Homotrysis sp. (genus) 16 Nov 2020 KimPullen
Homotrysis sp. (genus) 16 Nov 2020 KimPullen
Unidentified 9 Nov 2020 kasiaaus

Identify this sighting


Please Login or Register to identify this sighting.

Significant sighting

michaelb noted:
18 Nov 2020

See comments by Kim Pullen

1 comment

KimPullen wrote:
   18 Nov 2020
As far as I know, this is the first record of this species from the ACT! The contrasting creamy clothing of hairs on the scutellum distinguishes it from the common H. cisteloides.

Please Login or Register to comment.

Nearby sightings

Page 1 of 1 pages - image sightings only 301 0 34

Titinia tenuis (Titinia weevil) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Miridae sp. (family) (Unidentified plant bug) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Tephritidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Fruit or Seed fly) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Adoxia benallae (Leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Cryptolaemus montrouzieri (Mealybug ladybird) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Tetragnatha sp. (genus) (Long-jawed spider) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Perperus sp. (genus) (Weevil) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Miridae sp. (family) (Unidentified plant bug) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Oechalia schellenbergii (Spined Predatory Shield Bug) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus Agrypnus sp. (genus) (Rough click beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by galah681 Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Harrisi Olbonoma triptycha (Concealer moth) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by David Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by David Rivellia sp. (genus) (Signal fly) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Harrisi Pentatomidae (family) (Unidentified Shield or Stink bug) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by galah681 Falco berigora (Brown Falcon) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by YumiCallaway Pentatomidae (family) (Unidentified Shield or Stink bug) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton Calomela sp. (genus) (Acacia leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 6 Nov 2020 by YumiCallaway Adoxia benallae (Leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 6 Nov 2020 by YumiCallaway Nabis sp. (genus) (Damsel bug) at Goorooyarroo - 6 Nov 2020 by YumiCallaway Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at Goorooyarroo - 4 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Titinia tenuis (Titinia weevil) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Miridae sp. (family) (Unidentified plant bug) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Tephritidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Fruit or Seed fly) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Adoxia benallae (Leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Cryptolaemus montrouzieri (Mealybug ladybird) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Tetragnatha sp. (genus) (Long-jawed spider) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Perperus sp. (genus) (Weevil) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Miridae sp. (family) (Unidentified plant bug) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Oechalia schellenbergii (Spined Predatory Shield Bug) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Agrypnus sp. (genus) (Rough click beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by galah681
Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton
Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton
Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Harrisi
Olbonoma triptycha (Concealer moth) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by David
Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by David
Rivellia sp. (genus) (Signal fly) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Harrisi
Pentatomidae (family) (Unidentified Shield or Stink bug) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by galah681
Falco berigora (Brown Falcon) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by YumiCallaway
Pentatomidae (family) (Unidentified Shield or Stink bug) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton
Calomela sp. (genus) (Acacia leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 7 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton
Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 6 Nov 2020 by YumiCallaway
Adoxia benallae (Leaf beetle) at Goorooyarroo - 6 Nov 2020 by YumiCallaway
Nabis sp. (genus) (Damsel bug) at Goorooyarroo - 6 Nov 2020 by YumiCallaway
Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at Goorooyarroo - 4 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus

1 

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 8 Nov 2020 12:50 AM Recorded on
  • kasiaaus Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
1228665 sightings of 6286 species in 1000 locations from 3789 members
Proudly Australian made, owned and hosted CCA 3.0 | privacy