Varied Carpet Beetle
Ventral
Ellura
Large Diving Beetle
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Large Diving Beetle (Eretes australis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Beetles (Coleoptera)
Family: Diving Beetle (Dytiscidae)
Species: Large Diving Beetle (Eretes australis)
This Photo:     Dorsal

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), and elsewhere
About 15mm long, found dead; and not well preserved.

Copyright © 2018 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 25-Jul-2018
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.