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Trachymela sp. (genus)

Brown button beetle at Molonglo Valley, ACT

Trachymela sp. (genus) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 2 Jan 2022
Trachymela sp. (genus) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 2 Jan 2022
Trachymela sp. (genus) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 2 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Trachymela sp. (genus) 2 Jan 2022 AlisonMilton
Trachymela sp. 2 Jan 2022 trevorpreston

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Leaf beetle 5-6mm

2 comments

   2 Jan 2022
Hi @Birdy , This is another of those annoying duplicates in the drop down list. I've undo your confirmation to reconfirm it under the option used by CNM. Cheers
michaelb wrote:
   20 Feb 2022
Duplicate name removed

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Macrotona securiformis (Inland Macrotona) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 22 Mar 2022 by AlisonMilton Paropsisterna fastidiosa (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 2 Jan 2022 by tpreston Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by tpreston Chrysococcyx lucidus (Shining Bronze-Cuckoo) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 7 Nov 2021 by HelenCross
Macrotona securiformis (Inland Macrotona) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 22 Mar 2022 by AlisonMilton
Paropsisterna fastidiosa (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 2 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Chrysococcyx lucidus (Shining Bronze-Cuckoo) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 7 Nov 2021 by HelenCross

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 2 Jan 2022 11:28 AM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • Gum tree Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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