Lycid Beetle
Female
Ellura
Red and Blue Flower Beetle
Bent
 
    
Lycid Beetle (Porrostoma sp)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Beetles (Coleoptera)
Family: Net-winged Beetle (Lycidae)
Species: Lycid Beetle (Porrostoma sp)
This Photo:     Male
Similar Species: Lycid Mimic Longhorn

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), in the Adelaide Hills and elsewhere

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 22-Oct-2014
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.