Blue Ground Beetle
|Class:||Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Insect (Insecta)|
|Family:||Ground Beetle (Carabidae)|
|Species:||Blue Ground Beetle (Carenum speciosum)|
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
We found two of these dead near the caravan when we arrived one day.
Both looked identical, but quite different sizes. One being about 25mm long, with the smaller one (shown here) at about 20mm.