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Brown Darkling Beetle

Ecnolagria grandis


a small honey brown beetle with short hairs on body.


Found in log grass in forests, woodlands and suburban gardens


This insect was intent on looking over every single leaf of the plant he was on. Golden honey coloured, about 1cm long and medium sized antennae

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Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 8 years ago

Thanks KatCuff ! - I don't have any fancy photographic equipment so, it's good that he was so co-operative...

KatCuff 8 years ago

beautiful shot!

Leuba Ridgway
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Leuba Ridgway

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Dec 6, 2011
Submitted on Dec 6, 2011

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