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Glorious leaf beetle

Paropsisterna gloriosa

Description:

This glorious leaf beetle is one of the most vividly colored with four yellow spots on the red elytra. is found on freshly growing eucalyptus.

Notes:

With good rain, there are many different species of leaf beetles around and some are causing serious defoliation along the roadside. There were only two of these found.

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4 Comments

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 6 years ago

Tha's just fantastic Martin!

MartinL
MartinL 6 years ago

Thanks Bonner
Thanks Dan
Certainly the most colorful one that we have.
Happily, they are quite common.

dandoucette
dandoucette 6 years ago

Wow!

bonner310
bonner310 6 years ago

it looks like a rainbow cabe miles

MartinL
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MartinL

New South Wales, Australia

Spotted on Mar 18, 2015
Submitted on Mar 18, 2015

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