Tiny Leaf Beetle
Posterior
Ellura
Eboo Beetle
 
    
Metallic Dodonaea Leaf Beetle (Callidemum hypochalceum)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Beetles (Coleoptera)
Family: Leaf Beetle (Chrysomelidae)
Species: Metallic Dodonaea Leaf Beetle (Callidemum hypochalceum)
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Similar Species: Chalcopterus Beetle

Thank you Martin Lagerwey for identifying this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)

Copyright © 2012- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 16-Oct-2012
This species is an Australian Native Species