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Phacodes obscurus

Longhorn Beetle at Cooma, NSW

Phacodes obscurus at Cooma, NSW - 5 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Phacodes obscurus 8 Jan 2021 KimPullen
Unidentified 6 Jan 2021 Harrisi

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1 comment

   6 Jan 2021
Stuart - did you notice that this Longhorn beetle has a smiley face on its back?

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 5 Jan 2021 02:23 PM Recorded on
  • Harrisi Recorded by

Additional information

  • Acacia sp. Associated plant
  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

Record quality

  • Images or audio
  • More than one media file
  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
  • GPS evidence of location
  • Description
  • Additional attributes
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