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Paropsis pictipennis

Tea-tree button beetle at Stromlo, ACT

Paropsis pictipennis at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022
Paropsis pictipennis at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022
Paropsis pictipennis at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Paropsis pictipennis 17 Jan 2022 AlisonMilton
Unidentified 16 Jan 2022 HelenCross

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Suhpalacsa sp. (genus) (Owlfly) at Stromlo, ACT - 10 Apr 2022 by HelenCross Brunotartessus fulvus (Yellow-headed Leafhopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross Cryptocheilus sp. (genus) (Spider wasp) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross Hispellinus multispinosus (Spiny leaf beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross Paropsis sp. (genus) (A leaf beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross Scolia (Discolia) verticalis (Yellow-headed hairy flower wasp) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross Nemophora (genus) (A Fairy Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Oct 2021 by HelenCross Grevillea juniperina subsp. fortis (Grevillea) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Sep 2021 by HelenCross Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Sep 2021 by HelenCross Camponotus intrepidus (Flumed Sugar Ant) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Sep 2021 by HelenCross Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water Skink) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by WalterEgo
Suhpalacsa sp. (genus) (Owlfly) at Stromlo, ACT - 10 Apr 2022 by HelenCross
Brunotartessus fulvus (Yellow-headed Leafhopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross
Cryptocheilus sp. (genus) (Spider wasp) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross
Hispellinus multispinosus (Spiny leaf beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross
Paropsis sp. (genus) (A leaf beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross
Scolia (Discolia) verticalis (Yellow-headed hairy flower wasp) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross
Nemophora (genus) (A Fairy Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross
Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Oct 2021 by HelenCross
Grevillea juniperina subsp. fortis (Grevillea) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Sep 2021 by HelenCross
Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Sep 2021 by HelenCross
Camponotus intrepidus (Flumed Sugar Ant) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Sep 2021 by HelenCross
Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water Skink) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by WalterEgo

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 16 Jan 2022 11:26 AM Recorded on
  • HelenCross Recorded by

Additional information

  • Leptospermum Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • Mixed Gender
  • Breeding behaviour Breeding behaviour

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