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  • English
    • Papaka
    • Beetle
    • Beetles
  • Portuguese
    • besouro
  • Scientific Names
    • Coleoptera
  • Italian
    • Coleotteri
  • Spanish
    • Escarabajos y parientes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Weevils Superfamily Curculionoidea

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

November 2, 2014 06:41 PM AEDT

Description

Telegraph Nature Trail, south of the Green Patch parking lot.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Catarinas y mariquitas Family Coccinellidae

Observer

danielr7

Date

November 26, 2014

Description

Me encontraba en el mismo parque buscando más plantas y flores cuando en una hoja encontré a esta pequeña catarina, el clima era frío y con ayuda de mi novia pude tomar mejor la foto, ya que ella la posó sobre su mano.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

eleven-spot ladybird Coccinella undecimpunctata

Observer

csearle

Date

November 22, 2014

Description

in the garden

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Longhorn Beetles Family Cerambycidae

Observer

csearle

Date

November 29, 2014

Description

looked very similar to the flower longhorn beetle on the landcare website but with slightly different makings on its abdomen.

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-shouldered leaf beetle Saxinis saucia

Observer

m_jon

Date

July 20, 2014 05:40 AM NZST

Description

Red-shouldered leaf beetle.

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Stink Beetles Genus Eleodes

Observer

m_jon

Date

July 20, 2014 05:18 AM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

chanddgreen

Date

May 30, 2014

Description

柑橘鋸天牛
Priotyrranus closteroides

Photos / Sounds

Observer

chanddgreen

Date

June 15, 2012

Place

hong kong (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

chanddgreen

Date

May 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

chanddgreen

Date

July 2, 2012

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Luciérnagas Family Lampyridae

Observer

biolgio

Date

November 23, 2014 04:56 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Longhorn Beetles Family Cerambycidae

Observer

chanddgreen

Date

November 13, 2010
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Description from Wikipedia

The Coleoptera /koʊliːˈɒptərə/ order of insects is commonly called beetles. The word "coleoptera" is from the Greek κολεός, koleos, meaning "sheath"; and πτερόν, pteron, meaning "wing", thus "sheathed wing", because most beetles have two pairs of wings, the front pair, the "elytra", being hardened and thickened into a sheath-like, or shell-like, protection for the rear pair, and for the rear part of the beetle's body. The superficial consistency of most beetles' morphology, in particular their possession...

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