Phalacridae (Shining Mould Beetles)

Subfamily Phalacrinae


Phalacrus sp.
Late January 2014
Mount Wellington
Identification help thanks to Stephen Thorpe.
 

Late November 2013
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
On Acacia dealbata

Identification thanks  to Adam Slipinski


Mid June 2017
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart





References

Lea, A. M. 1932. The Phalacridae (Coleoptera) of Australia and New Guinea. Records of the South Australian Museum (Adelaide) 4: 433–481.

Matthews, E. G. 1992. A Guide to the Genera of Beetles of South Australia. Part 6 Polyphaga: Lymexyloidea, Cleroidea and Cucujoidea. Special Educational Bulletin Series No. 9, South Australian Museum, Adelaide.

Thompson, R. T. & Marshall, J. E. 1980. A taxonomic study of Phalacrus uniformis (Coleoptera: Phalacridae), an Australian beetle now established in New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 7: 407-416.