Genus Scopodes

Comprised of eleven Tasmanian species.
Scopodes intermedius

 

Pending ID – Scopodes

#1. Scopodes sp.
Late November 2010
Seven Mile Beach Reserve
Found under burnt logs.
   

#2. Scopodes sp.
Mid August 2015
Mount Nelson
 

#3. Scopodes sp.
Mid April 2017
Ben Lomond National Park
found under rocks

   

#4. Running (very fast) on a boulder
Early February 2018
The Big Bend track
Mount Wellington, kunanyi
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Mid April 2022
Vale of Belvoir
Running very rapidly across a fallen log, and then hiding in a crack in the timber.
IMG 3470  IMG 3473  IMG 3474

References
Grove S.J., Forster  L. G. ,Porch, N. (2021) An illustrated checklist of the insects of Tasmania. Part 1 – Coleoptera (beetles). The Royal Society of Tasmania. Hobart