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Hairy eyed clerid

Eleale intricata


About 15mm long, very furry especially on the ventral side, hairy eyes, yellow segmented and clubbed antennae, distinctive white tuft just behind the thorax.


Exploring ti-tree flowers in a local nature reserve.


These are common in Tasmania but have rarely been observed on the mainland.

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armadeus.4 2 years ago

Fantastic spotting Mark. Thank you for sharing 😃

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 2 years ago

You aussies always have a surprise for us! Nice bug and photos, Mark.

Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Knoxfield, Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Nov 5, 2021
Submitted on Nov 22, 2021

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