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Jewel beetle

Castiarina bella

Description:

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

Habitat:

On flowering tea tree.

Notes:

This was found in the rain. I have a poor photo of this bright beetle and now I have a better one. http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/677...

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6 Comments

MartinL
MartinL 6 years ago

Thank you DrNamgyalT.Sherpa

MartinL
MartinL 6 years ago

Thank you Leuba.
This is a favorite of mine because of the red.

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 6 years ago

Liked the sharp focus of a colourful beetle. Martin, great!

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 6 years ago

Truly beautiful Martin. What a difference a little colour in the right place makes.

MartinL
MartinL 6 years ago

Thanks Mark.
New lens :)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

Super clean shots.

MartinL
Spotted by
MartinL

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Nov 16, 2014
Submitted on Nov 16, 2014

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