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Darkling beetle (Tenebrionidae)Chalcopteroides sp.

Rainbow darkling beetle at Pambula, NSW

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Chalcopteroides sp. at Pambula, NSW - 16 Aug 2019
Chalcopteroides sp. at Pambula, NSW - 16 Aug 2019

Identification history

Darkling beetle (Tenebrionidae) Chalcopteroides sp. 27 Aug 2019 KimPullen
Unidentified 16 Aug 2019 elizabethgleeson

Author's notes

The bugs are returning, our best bug catcher, found this beautiful beetle today. Can you help us identify it?

1 comment

KerriLee wrote:
   17 Aug 2019
lovely beetle! We'll get back soon with a suggested ID :)

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Nearby Sightings

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Archimantis sp. (Large brown mantis) at Pambula, NSW - 6 Sep 2019
SCARABAEIDAE (Unidentified scarab beetle) at Pambula, NSW - 5 Sep 2019
SPARASSIDAE (Huntsman spider) at Pambula, NSW - 17 May 2019
Coryphistes ruricola (Bark-mimicking Grasshopper) at Pambula, NSW - 11 Apr 2019
Charaxes sempronius (Tailed Emperor) at Pambula, NSW - 8 Mar 2019
PHASMIDA (order) (Unidentified stick-insect) at Pambula, NSW - 7 Mar 2019

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Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 16 Aug 2019 12:23 PM Recorded on
  • elizabethgleeson Recorded by
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