Pending ID – Chrysomelidae

 

#1. Early October 2013

Bridport
#2. Mid November 2013
New Town Rivulet Reserve, Lenah Valley
#3. Early larvae consuming eggs.
#4. Late October 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
#5. Mid November 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
#6.
#7.  Mid November 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
   
#8. Mid November 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
#9. Early December 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
#10. Late November 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
On Acacia dealbata
#11. Late December 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
On Acacia dealbata
#12. Late December 2016
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
On Acacia dealbata
#13. Late December 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
On Acacia dealbata
#14.
#15.  Early December 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
#16. Late November 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart

#16.1  Early December 2022
Knocklofty Reserve, nipaluna/Hobart

IMG 5325

#17.
#18. Mid December 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
On Eucalyptus globulus
#19.  Late November 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
 
#20.  Paropsis deboeri?
Late November 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
#21. Hatching larvae
Late November 2014
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
24 hours later
#22  Late March 2015
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
Covered with a number of parasitic wasp eggs.
#23. Mid September 2016
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
On Poa
#24  Bubbling out eucalyptus juice in defence and then drinking it back up again.
Late October 2016
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
   
#25  Early August 2018
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
On Acacia dealbata
#26  Late September 2019
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
#27. Late December 2019
Strathgordon
 
#28. Late December 2020
Lake Dobson Circuit, Mount Field National Park.
On Myrtle (Nothofagus cunninhamii)
IMG 6901
#29 Hatching and consuming egg shells
Early December 2022
Snug
IMG 5282
#30 Early December 2022
Knocklofty Reserve, nipaluna/Hobart
PhotoKE
IMG 5321
#31. Early November 2023
Scamander
PhotoKE
IMG 8787#32. Early January 2024
Edgar Dam
Photo KE
IMG 9701