Little fat beetle larvae on a gum leaf. Woodgate, Qld.
Orange Hairy Beetle
Half buried in fine sand, cute beetle. Woodgate, Qld.
Hairy rove-like beetle buried in fine sand. Woodgate, Qld.
Orange & Black Leaf Beetle
Possibly Phyllocharis sp. Woodgate, Qld.
Orange & Black Leaf Beetle Eating
Possibly Phyllocharis sp. munging out on a leaf. Woodgate, Qld.
Lemon Myrtle Love
Mating flower beetles in lemon myrtle flowers. Kyogle, NSW.
Soft-winged Carphurus sp. flower beetle on a macadamia branch. Kyogle, NSW.
Lemon Myrtle Flower Chafer
Nestled in the lovely little flowers of the Lemon Myrtle, brown Flower Beetle has a rest. Kyogle, NSW.
Wasp Mimic Beetle
Hesthini wasp mimic beetle from above - you can see the shortened elytra which helps with mimicry. Girraween NP, Qld.
Longhorn beetle (Hesthsini sp.) is busy mimicking a wasp. Girraween NP, Qld.
Castiarina sexplagiata on Tea Tree. Girraween NP, Qld.
Little black jewel beetle on a dead twig. Girraween NP, Qld.
Fuzzy Checkered Beetle
Metallic checkered beetle (Eleale sp.) feeds on a flannel flower. Girraween, Qld.
Orange and Black Beetle
LIttle beetle on a yellow flower. Girraween NP, Qld.
Botany Bay Diamond
Closeup portrait of the head of a Botany Bay Diamond Weevil. Girraween NP, Qld.