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Anoplognathus montanus

Montane Christmas beetle at Crace Grasslands

Anoplognathus montanus at Crace Grasslands - 8 Dec 2020
Anoplognathus montanus at Crace Grasslands - 8 Dec 2020
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Identification history

Anoplognathus montanus 25 Feb 2021 KimPullen
Anoplognathus montanus 9 Dec 2020 tpreston
Unidentified 8 Dec 2020 MattFox

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KimPullen wrote:
   25 Feb 2021
A male.

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Paropsisterna m-fusca (Eucalyptus Leaf Beetle) at Crace Grasslands - 17 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at Crace Grasslands - 17 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Paropsisterna variicollis (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Crace Grasslands - 17 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Porismus strigatus (Pied Lacewing) at Crace Grasslands - 17 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Crace Grasslands - 8 Dec 2020 by MattFox
Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Crace Grasslands - 8 Dec 2020 by MattFox

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 8 Dec 2020 11:13 AM Recorded on
  • MattFox Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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