Chalcopterus Beetle
Strongly Striated Chalcopterus Beetle
Finely-punctuated Chalcopterus Beetle (Chalcopteroides sp ES02)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Beetles (Coleoptera)
Family: Darkling Beetle (Tenebrionidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Finely-punctuated Chalcopterus Beetle (Chalcopteroides sp ES02)
This Photo:     🔍Dorsal🔎

Thank you Tony and Jenny Dominelli for confirming the id of this species for us

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

Copyright © 2020-2024 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 16-Apr-2020
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.