Genus Dactylosternum

A single species is listed in Tasmania
Dactylosternum cf. depressum

Pending ID – Dactylosternum
, either D. abdominale or D. marginale, the two species of the genus in Australia that have elytral striae, with these photos. D. abdominale might seem more likely based on distribution and abundance, but not definitive
Late December 2022
Identification and information thanks to Matthew Pintar

IMG 5399  IMG 5400  IMG 5401


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