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Leaf Beetle

Paropsisterna capitosa

Description:

A bright orange paropsine beetle commonly found throughout Queendsland.

Notes:

Brisbane Insects describes this species as undetermined paropsisterna but I think it is P. capitosa based on PaDIL. http://www.padil.gov.au/pests-and-diseas... This beetle was spotted by Christiane and sent to me to assist in some research. Thank oyu CG.


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1 Comment

MartinL
MartinL 4 years ago

Thanks Professor Christiane
It's nice to have a name for it.

Christiane
Christiane 4 years ago

:)

MartinL
Spotted by
MartinL

Queensland, Australia

Lat: -24.99, Long: 151.96

Spotted on Jan 21, 2015
Submitted on Jan 21, 2015

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