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3 1 Castiarina bella

Castiarina bella

by Mark RidgwayVictoria, Australia

About 20mm long. Feeding on Leptospermum scoparium flowers

2 2 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

One of the larger castiarina species with ...

3 10 Castiarina Jewel Beetle

Castiarina Jewel Beetle

by MacChristiansenNew South Wales, Australia

Length approx. 15mm

5 1 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by martinlVictoria, Australia

A small orange and green metallic buprestid beetle.

4 2 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by Mark RidgwayVictoria, Australia

About 18mm long. Feeding on Leptospermum scoparium flowers.

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Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

A bright orange banded beetle. Supposedly common and widespread.

1 0 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by martinl

A green metallic buprestid beetle with an orange tip and shoulders

2 2 Banded Jewel beetle

Banded Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

This small beetle with two clear cream stripes has subtle brassy colors over ...

3 5 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by Mark RidgwayVictoria, Australia

About 14mm long. Feeding on various flowers including a Daucus-like plant and ...

0 0 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by martinlMelbourne, Victoria, Australia

A small and alert beetle with colorful bands of yellow and red markings. Some ...

4 0 Jewel beetles mania

Jewel beetles mania

by martinlMelbourne, Victoria, Australia

I gathered several beetles and put them all on one branch for this photo

0 1 jewel Beetle

jewel Beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

This was found dead on my back lawn. We seldom see such large ones.

1 1 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLAustralia

A deep blue/black beetle with yellow patches among flowering tea tree in a ...

5 2 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

A distinctive jewel beetle with a yellow lateral stripe and a subapical orange ...

0 2 Jewel Beetle

Jewel Beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

With three light bands, this looks like australasiae. Basal blotches are almost ...

7 4 Jewel Beetle

Jewel Beetle

by MacChristiansenNew South Wales, Australia

Length approx. 14mm

17 13 jewel beetle

jewel beetle

by martinlMelbourne, Victoria, Australia

This small pale jewel beetle looks very similar to the leaves of the ti-tree on ...

4 1 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

An orange jewel beetle with black spots mimicking the common ladybird beetle is ...

4 2 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

An elongate beetle with pale yellow spots along the elytra.

0 1 Simulated jewel beetle

Simulated jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

A large and brightly colored jewel beetle with three bands across the elytra.

2 0 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

This black jewel beetle has two transverse yellow stripes extending completely ...

19 6 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

A bright jewel beetle with two light bands and the apical band infused with ...

3 5 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLAustralia

A yellow spotted jewel beetle resembling a native bee feeding on the nectar of ...

7 2 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by Mark RidgwayVictoria, Australia

About 18mm long.. male slightly smaller than female.. feeding (among other ...

2 5 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by Mark RidgwayVictoria, Australia

Another nice jewel beetle found on ti-tree flowers today. This one a little ...

7 7 Jewel Beetle

Jewel Beetle

by martinlVictoria, Australia

Red deeply ribbed jewel beetle (Buprestidae)

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Jewel beetle

by martinlMelbourne, Victoria, Australia

A small jewel beetle resembling a native bee. They are attracted to fragrant ...

0 1 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by martinlMelbourne, Victoria, Australia

An attractive jewel beetle with banded yellow and blue/black zones resembling a ...

1 0 Jewel Beetle

Jewel Beetle

by MartinLAustralia

An early jewel beetle on flowering tea tree. This is the first sighting for the ...

1 1 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

A fairly large jewel beetle found on flowering tea tree. The black markings on ...

1 0 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

A medium sized beetle with orange elytra and a complex pattern of black ...

5 2 Jewel Beetle

Jewel Beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

Another variation of this huge genus of brightly colored jewel beetles. This ...

3 0 Jewel Beetle

Jewel Beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

These two insects illustrate sexual dimorphism in these jewel beetles. This is ...

0 1 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

A jewel beetle with a broken yellow stripe through each elytron. Possibly C. ...

2 0 Kershaw's jewel beetle

Kershaw's jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

A jewel beetle with a bright black and orange pattern.

1 1 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

An orange beetle with elaborate pattern on the back. The orange is stronger ...

6 5 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

This jewel beetle has three yellow bands across the elytra but the apex is ...

6 2 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

A bright jewel beetle. I am told it is sexplagita bot not so sure. I have not ...

7 6 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by Mark RidgwayVictoria, Australia

Another highly colorful jewel beetle about 15mm long. Deep metallic blue ...

1 2 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by martinlMelbourne, Victoria, Australia

strong red margin. The secondary beetle is

0 0 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

Another similar cream spotted jewel beetle. This one features small cream dots ...

4 4 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by Mark RidgwayVictoria, Australia

This jewel beetle was a little more elusive than most. Possibly as it was about ...

1 0 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by Mark RidgwayVictoria, Australia

Another great looking jewel beetle with eight yellow patches on a dark ...

10 8 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

This jewel beetle has three yellow bands and bordered with a bright red trim.

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Pair of jewel beetles

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

Amorous jewel beetles.

2 3 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by martinlMelbourne, Victoria, Australia

A relatively large buprestid with two yellow bands on a metallic blue ...

3 2 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLAustralia

This orange jewel beetle is a mimic of a ladybird beetle. This common species ...

1 1 Jewel beetle

Jewel beetle

by MartinLVictoria, Australia

A small (10mm) jewel beetle with subtle bright colors. image 2 might possibly ...

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