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Jewel beetle

Castiarina sp.


A jewel beetle with a broken yellow stripe through each elytron. Possibly C. elongatula


Found on tea tree in the big desert.


Specimen fond by Geoff.

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1 Comment

MartinL 7 years ago

It has been suggested that this is a variation of Castiarina parallela with stronger yellow markings than usual. I like this theory.

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Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Oct 20, 2014
Submitted on Oct 26, 2014

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