Cheiroplatys latipes

The larvae of this species feed on grass roots.  Adults are nocturnal and can fly.

Cheiroplatys latipes
Mid October 2011
nipaluna/Hobart
Identification thanks to Peter McQuillan
Photos KE

Mid January 2013
Sisters Beach
Identification and information thanks to Lynne Forster.
Photos KE

Early January 2015
Sisters Beach
Photos and video KE
   

Late October 2022
South Arm
Walking across a coastal path.
Photos KE

Mid November 2023
Scamander
Found dead on a track
Photos KE

IMG 9177  IMG 9176