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Paropsine Leaf Beetle

Paropsis geographica


A reddish-brown leaf beetle with cream spots. Elytra were pitted. The wiggly pale patterns on the outer margins of the pronotum gave it a scalloped look. The beetle would have been about 14 mm long.


Spotted on Manna Gum ( E.viminalis)


Family: Chrysomelidae

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1 Comment

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Big for paropsines.

Leuba Ridgway
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Leuba Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Sep 29, 2017
Submitted on Sep 29, 2017

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