Paropsis variolosaCommon name: Tortoise Leaf Beetle
Distribution: Found across much of Australia.
Remarks: This is the most widespread of the 71 species in the genus and is the type species.
This beetle was approximately 2 centimetres long. It has been seen in November and December.
References: Identification and information courtesy of Martin Lagerwey.
Atlas of Living Australia http://bie.ala.org.au/species/Paropsis+variolosa#
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