Lycid Beetle
Male
Ellura
Red and Blue Flower Beetle
Ventral
 
    
Red and Blue Flower Beetle (Dicranolaius bellulus)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Insect (Insecta)
Order: Beetle (Coleoptera)
Family: Solf-winged Flower Beetle (Melyridae)
Species: Red and Blue Flower Beetle (Dicranolaius bellulus)
This Photo:     Bent
Other name: Pollen Beetle

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

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 03-Mar-2014
This species is an Australian Native Species