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Beetles of Southeastern Australia

Beetles of Southeastern Australia

To document different species of beetles (Order Coleoptera)
This includes their ova, larvae and pupae where possible.
Please keep photographs sharp.
Please include head shots if possible.
Our range includes Tasmania, South Australia, NSW and Victoria. Sign in to join mission

Beetles of Southeastern Australia
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29 participants 1,300 spottings

This mission is expanded to include all beetles of southeast Australia. Many beetles are unique to Australia. There are hundreds to find. Lets collect the whole set. There may be some new to science; lets collect them too.

Beetles of Southeastern Australia

Lat: -37.48 Long: 145.28

Recent Spottings

Australian Button Beetle Leuba Ridgway 3 0 Australian Button Beetle
One Banded longicorn Mark Ridgway 3 1 One Banded longicorn
Fuzzy clerid beetle Mark Ridgway 3 1 Fuzzy clerid beetle
Eucalyptus leaf beetle Leuba Ridgway 4 1 Eucalyptus leaf beetle
Fungus-eating ladybird larva & adult Leuba Ridgway 2 0 Fungus-eating ladybird larva & adult
Chafer Leuba Ridgway 3 0 Chafer
Spiny Leaf Beetle Leuba Ridgway 4 0 Spiny Leaf Beetle
Wattle ladybug mimic Mark Ridgway 9 2 Wattle ladybug mimic
Hairy eyed clerid Mark Ridgway 8 2 Hairy eyed clerid
True weevil Leuba Ridgway 2 0 True weevil
True Weevil Leuba Ridgway 2 0 True Weevil
Soldier Beetle Larvae Leuba Ridgway 1 0 Soldier Beetle Larvae
Clerid Beetle Leuba Ridgway 2 0 Clerid Beetle
Weevil Leuba Ridgway 1 0 Weevil
Wasp mimic longicorn Mark Ridgway 1 0 Wasp mimic longicorn
Coccinellid Beetle Leuba Ridgway 3 0 Coccinellid Beetle
Lycid mimic click beetle Mark Ridgway 9 1 Lycid mimic click beetle
Checkered clerid beetle Mark Ridgway 8 0 Checkered clerid beetle
Tiniest weevil Mark Ridgway 3 0 Tiniest weevil
Leaf Beetle Leuba Ridgway 2 0 Leaf Beetle
Staghorn Fern Beetle Leuba Ridgway 3 0 Staghorn Fern Beetle
Rhinoceros beetle Mark Ridgway 5 1 Rhinoceros beetle
Paropsis leaf beetle Leuba Ridgway 4 0 Paropsis leaf beetle
Wattle borer Leuba Ridgway 3 0 Wattle borer
Mealybug destroyer Mark Ridgway 3 1 Mealybug destroyer
Tricolor soldier beetle (m) Mark Ridgway 3 0 Tricolor soldier beetle (m)
Striped Ladybird Leuba Ridgway 3 0 Striped Ladybird
Softwing flower beetle Mark Ridgway 4 0 Softwing flower beetle
Golden stag beetle (♀) Mark Ridgway 1 2 Golden stag beetle (♀)
Honeybrown Beetle Larva Leuba Ridgway 1 0 Honeybrown Beetle Larva
Flea beetle MartinL 4 1 Flea beetle
Paropsine leaf beetle Mark Ridgway 3 1 Paropsine leaf beetle
Wasp mimic longhorn beetle Mark Ridgway 7 0 Wasp mimic longhorn beetle
Tiny black weevil Leuba Ridgway 5 1 Tiny black weevil
Paropsisterna nigerrima MartinL 4 0 Paropsisterna nigerrima
Feather horned Longicorn (♂) Mark Ridgway 21 6 Feather horned Longicorn (♂)
Orcus australasiae MartinL 10 10 Orcus australasiae
Paropsisterna octosignita MartinL 2 1 Paropsisterna octosignita
Erudite Leaf Beetle MartinL 8 0 Erudite Leaf Beetle
Leaf Beetle MartinL 5 0 Leaf Beetle
Blessed Leaf Beetle MartinL 7 0 Blessed Leaf Beetle
Paropsisterna octolineata MartinL 1 0 Paropsisterna octolineata
Paropsisterna nigerrima MartinL 9 7 Paropsisterna nigerrima
Paropsis confusa MartinL 7 2 Paropsis confusa
Leaf Beetle MartinL 2 0 Leaf Beetle
large brown longicorn Leuba 3 2 large brown longicorn
Feather-horned Beetle -male Leuba Ridgway 14 12 Feather-horned Beetle -male
Cryptocephalinid Mark Ridgway 3 1 Cryptocephalinid
Paropsisterna rufobrunnea MartinL 10 5 Paropsisterna rufobrunnea
Paropsisterna rufobrunnea larva MartinL 2 2 Paropsisterna rufobrunnea larva

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