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Paropsisterna octosignata

Eucalyptus leaf beetle at Nicholls, ACT

Paropsisterna octosignata at Nicholls, ACT - 13 Jul 2021
Paropsisterna octosignata at Nicholls, ACT - 13 Jul 2021
Paropsisterna octosignata at Nicholls, ACT - 13 Jul 2021
Paropsisterna octosignata at Nicholls, ACT - 13 Jul 2021
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Identification history

Paropsisterna octosignata 13 Jul 2021 AlisonMilton
Unidentified 13 Jul 2021 Birdy

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Round, 10 Millimetres, at least 20 others found together on a piece of bark. Black, with 8 small Orange spots on Abdomen. Yellow feet.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 20 Abundance
  • 13 Jul 2021 08:23 PM Recorded on
  • Birdy Recorded by

Additional information

  • Woodlouses, Woodlouse Spider, 1 Spider, 2 other Beetle species. Associated Insect
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • Unknown Gender

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