2017-12-23 09:22:00

Species

Species NameIdentification by
Paropsisterna beataandrew_allen

Description

I counted 17 individuals of these leaf beetles actively crawling all over a large gum tree, with a few pairs mating. There were also some black eggs laid in formation on several leaves of the same tree, possibly from this species. Five photos uploaded.

Location

Greenvale VIC 3059, Australia

Discussion

  • 2017-12-29

    Jeff Triplett

    "can we have a photo of the eggs please?"

  • 2017-12-30

    Andrew Allen

    "I've added a photo of the eggs, although I don't know if they're from this species..."

Meta

Observation2017-12-23 09:22:00
Date-Time From CameraYes
Location-37.646218, 144.866089
Photo Geo-Tag UsedYes
Created2017-12-23 by andrew_allen
Updated2017-12-30 by andrew_allen
Photo(s) LicenseCreative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia Licence
Document LicenseCreative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia Licence
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