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Leaf beetle (Chrysomelidae)Calomela ruficeps   

Red-headed Acacia beetle at Berry, NSW

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Calomela ruficeps at Berry, NSW - 8 Oct 2019
Calomela ruficeps at Berry, NSW - 8 Oct 2019
Calomela ruficeps at Berry, NSW - 8 Oct 2019

Identification history

Leaf beetle (Chrysomelidae) Calomela ruficeps 14 Oct 2019 Charles Dove
Leaf beetle (Chrysomelidae) Calomela ruficeps 10 Oct 2019 Andrejs

Author's notes

Better pictures of the same, and now there seem to be a lot more pairs present. Same seen on acacias several km away. Should I post those pictures as well, to give a separate location?

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Nearby Sightings

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Myzomela sanguinolenta (Scarlet Honeyeater) at Berry, NSW - 19 Oct 2019 Trichoglossus haematodus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Berry, NSW - 13 Oct 2019 Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Berry, NSW - 13 Oct 2019 Unidentified Moth (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 10 Oct 2019 Sapromyza sp. (A lauxaniid fly) at Berry, NSW - 7 Oct 2019 Sapromyza sp. (A lauxaniid fly) at Berry, NSW - 7 Oct 2019 Calomela ruficeps (Red-headed Acacia beetle) at Berry, NSW - 7 Oct 2019 Unidentified Moth (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 7 Oct 2019 Netelia sp. (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 5 Oct 2019 Chelodina (Chelodina) longicollis (Eastern long-necked turtle) at Berry, NSW - 2 Oct 2019 Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-parrot) at Berry, NSW - 1 Oct 2019 Unidentified Ant / Bee / Wasp (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 28 Sep 2019 Hypotaenidia philippensis (Buff-banded Rail) at Berry, NSW - 15 Sep 2019 Unidentified Moth (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 15 Sep 2019 Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Berry, NSW - 10 Sep 2019 Gallirallus philippensis (Buff-banded Rail) at Berry, NSW - 20 Aug 2019 Siphanta sp. (genus) (Green planthopper, Torpedo bug) at Berry, NSW - 18 Aug 2019 Johnrehnia areolata (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 6 Aug 2019 LYCOSIDAE (Wolf spider) at Berry, NSW - 16 Jul 2019 Litoria fallax (Eastern Dwarf Tree Frog) at Berry, NSW - 15 May 2019 TETTIGONIIDAE (Katydid) at Berry, NSW - 14 May 2019 Ropalidia plebeiana (Small brown paper wasp) at Berry, NSW - 14 May 2019 Unidentified Moth (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 13 May 2019 Lepidoscia sp. (Moth Lepidoscia) at Berry, NSW - 2 May 2019 Unidentified Fungus (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 27 Apr 2019 Coprinus comatus (Lawyers Wig) at Berry, NSW - 27 Apr 2019 Unidentified Moth (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 27 Apr 2019 Coprinus comatus (Lawyers Wig) at Berry, NSW - 25 Apr 2019 Unidentified Worm / Other Terrestrial Invertebrate (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 20 Apr 2019 Myrmecia forficata (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 20 Apr 2019 Brunia replana (Lichen-eating Caterpillar) at Berry, NSW - 8 Apr 2019 Unidentified Moth (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 8 Apr 2019 Elhamma australasiae (Ghost moth) at Berry, NSW - 6 Apr 2019 Polistes (Polistella) humilis (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 5 Apr 2019 Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrike-thrush) at Berry, NSW - 5 Apr 2019 Unidentified Fungus (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 1 Apr 2019 Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Berry, NSW - 1 Apr 2019 Elhamma australasiae (Ghost moth) at Berry, NSW - 26 Mar 2019 Leptocneria reducta (White Cedar Moth) at Berry, NSW - 6 Mar 2019 Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Berry, NSW - 20 Feb 2019 Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Berry, NSW - 19 Feb 2019 Pycnonotus jocosus (Red-whiskered Bulbul) at Berry, NSW - 10 Feb 2019 POMPILIDAE (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Berry, NSW - 7 Feb 2019 Gallirallus philippensis (Buff-banded Rail) at Berry, NSW - 22 Jan 2019 Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Berry, NSW - 12 Jan 2019 Rhipidura albiscapa (Grey Fantail) at Berry, NSW - 4 Jan 2019 Archimantis sp. (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 16 Dec 2018 Ocyphaps lophotes (Crested Pigeon) at Berry, NSW - 6 Sep 2018 Chalcites lucidus (Shining Bronze-cuckoo) at Berry, NSW - 5 Sep 2018 Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Berry, NSW - 5 Sep 2018 Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Berry, NSW - 13 Aug 2018 Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Berry, NSW - 10 Aug 2018 Circus assimilis (Spotted Harrier) at Berry, NSW - 3 Aug 2018 Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Berry, NSW - 3 Aug 2018 Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird) at Berry, NSW - 27 May 2018 Acanthiza pusilla (Brown Thornbill) at Berry, NSW - 20 May 2018 Trichoglossus haematodus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Berry, NSW - 25 Apr 2018 Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Berry, NSW - 13 Apr 2018 Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Berry, NSW - 12 Apr 2018 Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Berry, NSW - 3 Apr 2018 Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Berry, NSW - 30 Mar 2018 Rattus fuscipes (Bush Rat) at Berry, NSW - 30 Mar 2018 Corvus coronoides (Australian Raven) at Berry, NSW - 12 Mar 2018 Bubulcus ibis (Cattle Egret) at Berry, NSW - 25 Feb 2018 Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Berry, NSW - 17 Feb 2018 Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Berry, NSW - 16 Feb 2018 Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Berry, NSW - 13 Feb 2018 Passer domesticus (House Sparrow) at Berry, NSW - 4 Jan 2018 Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Berry, NSW - 3 Jan 2018 Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog) at Berry, NSW - 31 Dec 2017 Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-cockatoo) at Berry, NSW - 20 Dec 2017 Anthochaera chrysoptera (Little Wattlebird) at Berry, NSW - 18 Dec 2017 Litoria fallax (Eastern Dwarf Tree Frog) at Berry, NSW - 17 Dec 2017 Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-parrot) at Berry, NSW - 15 Dec 2017 Streptopelia chinensis (Spotted Dove) at Berry, NSW - 6 Dec 2017 Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Berry, NSW - 20 Nov 2017 Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Berry, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 Pycnonotus jocosus (Red-whiskered Bulbul) at Berry, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 Streptopelia chinensis (Spotted Dove) at Berry, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Berry, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 Meliphaga lewinii (Lewin's Honeyeater) at Berry, NSW - 6 Oct 2017 Passer domesticus (House Sparrow) at Berry, NSW - 3 Oct 2017 Chalcites lucidus (Shining Bronze-cuckoo) at Berry, NSW - 25 Sep 2017 Crinia signifera (Common Eastern Froglet) at Berry, NSW - 1 Aug 2017 Lepus capensis (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 15 Apr 2017 Ardea (Ardea) pacifica (White-necked Heron) at Berry, NSW - 12 Mar 2017 Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Berry, NSW - 9 Feb 2017 Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Berry, NSW - 30 Jan 2017 Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairy-wren) at Berry, NSW - 25 Dec 2016 Chrysolopus spectabilis (Diamond Weevil) at Berry, NSW - 14 Dec 2016 Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird) at Berry, NSW - 8 Nov 2016 Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Berry, NSW - 23 Oct 2016 Chenonetta jubata (Wood Duck) at Berry, NSW - 23 Oct 2016 Anthochaera chrysoptera (Little Wattlebird) at Berry, NSW - 19 Oct 2016 Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Berry, NSW - 19 Oct 2016 Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Berry, NSW - 18 Sep 2016 Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Berry, NSW - 3 Sep 2016 Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Berry, NSW - 23 Jul 2016 Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Berry, NSW - 21 Jul 2016 Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Berry, NSW - 3 Jul 2016
Myzomela sanguinolenta (Scarlet Honeyeater) at Berry, NSW - 19 Oct 2019
Trichoglossus haematodus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Berry, NSW - 13 Oct 2019
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Berry, NSW - 13 Oct 2019
Unidentified Moth (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 10 Oct 2019
Sapromyza sp. (A lauxaniid fly) at Berry, NSW - 7 Oct 2019
Sapromyza sp. (A lauxaniid fly) at Berry, NSW - 7 Oct 2019
Calomela ruficeps (Red-headed Acacia beetle) at Berry, NSW - 7 Oct 2019
Unidentified Moth (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 7 Oct 2019
Netelia sp. (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 5 Oct 2019
Chelodina (Chelodina) longicollis (Eastern long-necked turtle) at Berry, NSW - 2 Oct 2019
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-parrot) at Berry, NSW - 1 Oct 2019
Unidentified Ant / Bee / Wasp (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 28 Sep 2019
Hypotaenidia philippensis (Buff-banded Rail) at Berry, NSW - 15 Sep 2019
Unidentified Moth (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 15 Sep 2019
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Berry, NSW - 10 Sep 2019
Gallirallus philippensis (Buff-banded Rail) at Berry, NSW - 20 Aug 2019
Siphanta sp. (genus) (Green planthopper, Torpedo bug) at Berry, NSW - 18 Aug 2019
Johnrehnia areolata (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 6 Aug 2019
LYCOSIDAE (Wolf spider) at Berry, NSW - 16 Jul 2019
Litoria fallax (Eastern Dwarf Tree Frog) at Berry, NSW - 15 May 2019
TETTIGONIIDAE (Katydid) at Berry, NSW - 14 May 2019
Ropalidia plebeiana (Small brown paper wasp) at Berry, NSW - 14 May 2019
Unidentified Moth (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 13 May 2019
Lepidoscia sp. (Moth Lepidoscia) at Berry, NSW - 2 May 2019
Unidentified Fungus (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 27 Apr 2019
Coprinus comatus (Lawyers Wig) at Berry, NSW - 27 Apr 2019
Unidentified Moth (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 27 Apr 2019
Coprinus comatus (Lawyers Wig) at Berry, NSW - 25 Apr 2019
Unidentified Worm / Other Terrestrial Invertebrate (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 20 Apr 2019
Myrmecia forficata (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 20 Apr 2019
Brunia replana (Lichen-eating Caterpillar) at Berry, NSW - 8 Apr 2019
Unidentified Moth (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 8 Apr 2019
Elhamma australasiae (Ghost moth) at Berry, NSW - 6 Apr 2019
Polistes (Polistella) humilis (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 5 Apr 2019
Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrike-thrush) at Berry, NSW - 5 Apr 2019
Unidentified Fungus (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 1 Apr 2019
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Berry, NSW - 1 Apr 2019
Elhamma australasiae (Ghost moth) at Berry, NSW - 26 Mar 2019
Leptocneria reducta (White Cedar Moth) at Berry, NSW - 6 Mar 2019
Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Berry, NSW - 20 Feb 2019
Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Berry, NSW - 19 Feb 2019
Pycnonotus jocosus (Red-whiskered Bulbul) at Berry, NSW - 10 Feb 2019
POMPILIDAE (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Berry, NSW - 7 Feb 2019
Gallirallus philippensis (Buff-banded Rail) at Berry, NSW - 22 Jan 2019
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Berry, NSW - 12 Jan 2019
Rhipidura albiscapa (Grey Fantail) at Berry, NSW - 4 Jan 2019
Archimantis sp. (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 16 Dec 2018
Ocyphaps lophotes (Crested Pigeon) at Berry, NSW - 6 Sep 2018
Chalcites lucidus (Shining Bronze-cuckoo) at Berry, NSW - 5 Sep 2018
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Berry, NSW - 5 Sep 2018
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Berry, NSW - 13 Aug 2018
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Berry, NSW - 10 Aug 2018
Circus assimilis (Spotted Harrier) at Berry, NSW - 3 Aug 2018
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Berry, NSW - 3 Aug 2018
Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird) at Berry, NSW - 27 May 2018
Acanthiza pusilla (Brown Thornbill) at Berry, NSW - 20 May 2018
Trichoglossus haematodus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Berry, NSW - 25 Apr 2018
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Berry, NSW - 13 Apr 2018
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Berry, NSW - 12 Apr 2018
Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Berry, NSW - 3 Apr 2018
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Berry, NSW - 30 Mar 2018
Rattus fuscipes (Bush Rat) at Berry, NSW - 30 Mar 2018
Corvus coronoides (Australian Raven) at Berry, NSW - 12 Mar 2018
Bubulcus ibis (Cattle Egret) at Berry, NSW - 25 Feb 2018
Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Berry, NSW - 17 Feb 2018
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Berry, NSW - 16 Feb 2018
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Berry, NSW - 13 Feb 2018
Passer domesticus (House Sparrow) at Berry, NSW - 4 Jan 2018
Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Berry, NSW - 3 Jan 2018
Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog) at Berry, NSW - 31 Dec 2017
Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-cockatoo) at Berry, NSW - 20 Dec 2017
Anthochaera chrysoptera (Little Wattlebird) at Berry, NSW - 18 Dec 2017
Litoria fallax (Eastern Dwarf Tree Frog) at Berry, NSW - 17 Dec 2017
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-parrot) at Berry, NSW - 15 Dec 2017
Streptopelia chinensis (Spotted Dove) at Berry, NSW - 6 Dec 2017
Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Berry, NSW - 20 Nov 2017
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Berry, NSW - 19 Nov 2017
Pycnonotus jocosus (Red-whiskered Bulbul) at Berry, NSW - 19 Nov 2017
Streptopelia chinensis (Spotted Dove) at Berry, NSW - 19 Nov 2017
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Berry, NSW - 19 Nov 2017
Meliphaga lewinii (Lewin's Honeyeater) at Berry, NSW - 6 Oct 2017
Passer domesticus (House Sparrow) at Berry, NSW - 3 Oct 2017
Chalcites lucidus (Shining Bronze-cuckoo) at Berry, NSW - 25 Sep 2017
Crinia signifera (Common Eastern Froglet) at Berry, NSW - 1 Aug 2017
Lepus capensis (TBC) at Berry, NSW - 15 Apr 2017
Ardea (Ardea) pacifica (White-necked Heron) at Berry, NSW - 12 Mar 2017
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Berry, NSW - 9 Feb 2017
Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Berry, NSW - 30 Jan 2017
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairy-wren) at Berry, NSW - 25 Dec 2016
Chrysolopus spectabilis (Diamond Weevil) at Berry, NSW - 14 Dec 2016
Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird) at Berry, NSW - 8 Nov 2016
Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Berry, NSW - 23 Oct 2016
Chenonetta jubata (Wood Duck) at Berry, NSW - 23 Oct 2016
Anthochaera chrysoptera (Little Wattlebird) at Berry, NSW - 19 Oct 2016
Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Berry, NSW - 19 Oct 2016
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Berry, NSW - 18 Sep 2016
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Berry, NSW - 3 Sep 2016
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Berry, NSW - 23 Jul 2016
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Berry, NSW - 21 Jul 2016
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Berry, NSW - 3 Jul 2016

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Location

Location information

  • Coordinates 150.750764-34.786419
  • Altitude 12.4m
  • Places Berry, NSW

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 8 Oct 2019 12:42 PM Recorded on
  • Andrejs Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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