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Description

One of the Rove Beetles which have short elytra leaving most of the abdomen exposed. Full-sized wings are folded up under the elytra.
"Head, pronotum and elytra generally with metallic green or blue reflection; elytral surface between punctures very finely pitted; abdominal terga with vague elevation along midline (Distribution: southern New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, Tasmania)"
First record for the Macedon Ranges.
Thanks to Nick Porch for the identification.

Date & Time

  2015-03-16 07:18 PM

Location

  -37.407958 , 144.595705

Discussion




NS Observation No. 55069909ED2A8974D3000528
Created 2015-03-16 07:49 PM (over 4 years ago)
Created By David Francis
Updated 2015-04-13 04:54 PM (over 4 years ago)
Updated By David Francis
Edits 7
Photo Quality good-for-id
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