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Acacia leaf beetle

Calomela ioptera


A rich brown leaf beetle with deeply pitted elytra. The pitting reflects blue in sunlight.


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MartinL 9 years ago

Thanks Juan. I must confess that I specialize and have become a bit obsessed. Beetles constitute 40% of all insect species and about 25% of all animal species. You are bound to have a lot also.

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 9 years ago

Awsome beetle Martin. Its amazing how many cool beetles can be found in Australia

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Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Sep 1, 2014
Submitted on Sep 4, 2014

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