Observation 2018-03-13 11:27 AM
Tags / Aspects
A black wedge-shaped beetle about 15 mm long with white specks on elytra and dramatically flabellate antennae. Legs were a deep brown with black colouring at the femoral and tibial joint. A slightly humped scutellum and head were also black.
Spotted on a young eucalyptus tree in a small reserve.
The larvae are ecto-and endoparasitic on other insect larvae, possibly of cicada.
Commonly called feather-horned beetle.
Date & Time
2018-03-13 11:27 AM
-37.222937 , 145.407019 : 211.23 m
Near Yea VIC 3717, Australia
|NS Observation No.||5ABE0FD5ED2A896BAF008A07|
|Created||2018-03-30 09:31 PM (about 1 year ago)|
|Created By||Leuba Ridgway|
|Updated||2018-03-31 09:42 PM (about 1 year ago)|
|Updated By||Leuba Ridgway|
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