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Darkling Beetle

Ecnolagria aurofasciata or Ecnolagria tomentosa

Description:

Black with iridescent Green and covered with short hairs all over it's body.

Habitat:

Queensland

Notes:

Photographed at Atherton Gold Produce just outside Tolga on the Atherton Tableland. I was pruning Dragon Fruit (Pitaya) Cacti when I saw this beetle. Another difficult one to ID: http://australianmuseum.net.au/Darkling-...

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1 Comment

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

nice series!

Alex Pope
Spotted by
Alex Pope

4872, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Nov 6, 2009
Submitted on May 13, 2012

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