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Comb-clawed Beetle - 3

Aethyssius sp.

Description:

This beetle was about 7 mm, very similar to the one in the previous spotting except that the elytra were brown and had a metallic sheen. The prothorax, head and legs were all brown.

Habitat:

Spotted on Kunzea in a reserve.

Notes:

Family: Tenebrionidae
Subfamily: Alleculinae

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Leuba Ridgway
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Leuba Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Dec 2, 2014
Submitted on Dec 2, 2014

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