Distribution: This beetle occurs on the central coastal plain of Western Australia.
Remarks: This beetle is approximately 12 millimetres long and was found in Melaleuca huegelii flowers.
The photographs were taken in December.
References: Castiarina: Australia’s richest jewel beetle genus. Shelley Barker. 2006.
Western Australian Plant Names and their Meanings, a Glossary. FA Sharp. 1996.
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