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Castiarina hilaris

A jewel beetle at Uriarra, NSW

Castiarina hilaris at Uriarra, NSW - 1 Feb 2023
Castiarina hilaris at Uriarra, NSW - 1 Feb 2023
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Identification history

Castiarina hilaris 3 Feb 2023 entom2
Castiarina hilaris 3 Feb 2023 MarkH
Castiarina hilaris 3 Feb 2023 Harrisi

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Harrisi wrote:
   3 Feb 2023
Thanks Mark but you do not need to suggest or confirm a sighting that has already been confirmed confidentially by the contributor. If I am not confident I will make a suggestion only and then would really appreciate your input, likewise other moderators of buprestids.

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Location information

Species information

  • Castiarina hilaris Scientific name
  • A jewel beetle Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 5 Abundance
  • 1 Feb 2023 03:59 PM Recorded on
  • Harrisi Recorded by

Additional information

  • Leptospermum sp. Associated plant
  • Castiarina sexplagiata Associated Insect
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • Alive / healthy Animal health

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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