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Unidentified at suppressed - 20 Dec 2020
Unidentified at suppressed - 20 Dec 2020
Unidentified at suppressed - 20 Dec 2020
Unidentified at suppressed - 20 Dec 2020
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Identification history

SCARABAEIDAE 21 Dec 2020 Harrisi
Unidentified 21 Dec 2020 Christine

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Author's notes

Dead and upside-down on the beach was this beautifully coloured and very large Beetle. Christmas Beetle?? At least 3cm long.

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KimPullen wrote:
   22 Dec 2020
Probably Anoplognathus viriditarsis. It's a bit discoloured, probably a result of being dead and soaked in seawater.

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Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 20 Dec 2020 10:07 AM Recorded on
  • Christine Recorded by
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