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Paropsis minor is a small beetle with bright transverse banding of alternating black white and red. This tiny leaf beetle was found on tea tree. Many beetles benefit from good camouflage but this unexpectedly bright species seems oblivious to those supposed advantages.

Date & Time

  2014-12-30 05:20 PM


-37.840278 , 146.820556 : m

Near Monomak VIC 3860, Australia


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  1. Suzanne Jones  So pretty.

    Reply • 28 Feb 2015

  2. Chris Lindorff  P minor now in the NS database.

    Reply • 02 Mar 2015

NS Observation No. 54F1692EED2A8945A100013A
Created 2015-02-28 06:07 PM (almost 5 years ago)
Created By Martin Lagerwey
Updated 2015-03-02 10:28 PM (almost 5 years ago)
Updated By Martin Lagerwey
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