Australasian Panagaeitid Ground Beetle
Ellura
Bombardier Beetle
Dorsal
 
    
Bombardier Beetle (Pheropsophus verticalis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Beetles (Coleoptera)
Family: Ground Beetle (Carabidae)
Species: Bombardier Beetle (Pheropsophus verticalis)
This Photo:     Body

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

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 03-Mar-2014
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.