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Anoplognathus sp.

Christmas beetle at Wonboyn, NSW

Anoplognathus sp. at Wonboyn, NSW - 8 Feb 2021
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Identification history

Anoplognathus sp. 8 Feb 2021 JackieMiles
Unidentified 8 Feb 2021 wickedtatz

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Author's notes

30mm in length, 15mm wide, brown wings/body, iridescent green head, iridescent green "tail" with feathery attachment. Photo above does not accurately depict beetle.

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Aglaosoma variegata (A Prominent moth) at Wonboyn, NSW - 28 Jan 2020 by wickedtatz
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Lamprima aurata (Golden stag beetle) at Wonboyn, NSW - 9 Dec 2019 by wickedtatz
Solanum prinophyllum (Forest Nightshade) at Wonboyn, NSW - 6 Jul 2019 by wickedtatz

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 8 Feb 2021 11:45 AM Recorded on
  • wickedtatz Recorded by

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