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Chauliognathus lugubris

Plague Soldier Beetle at Bigga, NSW

Chauliognathus lugubris at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022
Chauliognathus lugubris at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Chauliognathus lugubris 8 Jan 2022 Birdy
Unidentified 8 Jan 2022 trevorpreston

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Beetles about 12mm

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Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Echinopogon sp. (genus) (Hedgehog Grass) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Wahlenbergia sp. (Bluebell) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by JohnBundock Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Echinopogon sp. (genus) (Hedgehog Grass) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Podomyrma sp. (genus) (Muscleman Tree Ant) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Leptospermum obovatum (River Tea Tree) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Thysanotus tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Backobourkia sp. (genus) (An orb weaver) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by JohnBundock
Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Echinopogon sp. (genus) (Hedgehog Grass) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Wahlenbergia sp. (Bluebell) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by JohnBundock
Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Echinopogon sp. (genus) (Hedgehog Grass) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Podomyrma sp. (genus) (Muscleman Tree Ant) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Leptospermum obovatum (River Tea Tree) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Thysanotus tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Backobourkia sp. (genus) (An orb weaver) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Bigga, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by JohnBundock

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 8 Jan 2022 12:29 PM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • Wattle Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • Breeding behaviour Breeding behaviour

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