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Xylonichus eucalypti

1 Green cockchafer beetle at Penrose, NSW

Xylonichus eucalypti at Penrose, NSW - 7 Oct 2021
Xylonichus eucalypti at Penrose, NSW - 7 Oct 2021
Xylonichus eucalypti at Penrose, NSW - 7 Oct 2021
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Identification history

Xylonichus eucalypti 8 Oct 2021 RogerF
Scarabaeidae sp. (family) 8 Oct 2021 Aussiegall
Unidentified 8 Oct 2021 Aussiegall

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Found this beetle dead on the ground, would it come from the same family as christmas beetle? Unsure what it is.

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Nearby sightings

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Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird) at Penrose, NSW - 18 Sep 2021 by Aussiegall Menura novaehollandiae (Superb Lyrebird) at Penrose, NSW - 27 Apr 2021 by Aussiegall Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Penrose, NSW - 5 Apr 2021 by Aussiegall Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail) at Penrose, NSW - 7 Jan 2021 by Aussiegall Danaus plexippus (Monarch/Wanderer) at Penrose, NSW - 8 Dec 2020 by Aussiegall Belenois java (Caper White) at Penrose, NSW - 20 Oct 2020 by Aussiegall Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Penrose, NSW - 28 Sep 2020 by Aussiegall Meliphaga lewinii (Lewin's Honeyeater) at Penrose, NSW - 30 Jul 2020 by Aussiegall Acanthiza lineata (Striated Thornbill) at Penrose, NSW - 24 Jun 2020 by Aussiegall Omphalotus nidiformis (Ghost Fungus) at Penrose, NSW - 5 Apr 2020 by Aussiegall Omphalotus nidiformis (Ghost Fungus) at Penrose, NSW - 3 Apr 2020 by Aussiegall Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric) at Penrose, NSW - 2 Apr 2020 by Aussiegall Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Penrose, NSW - 1 Apr 2020 by Aussiegall Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Penrose, NSW - 18 Mar 2020 by Aussiegall Pseudocheirus peregrinus (Common Ringtail Possum) at Penrose, NSW - 23 Feb 2020 by Aussiegall Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Penrose, NSW - 21 Feb 2020 by Aussiegall Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Penrose, NSW - 20 Feb 2020 by Aussiegall Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Penrose, NSW - 11 Feb 2020 by Aussiegall Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Penrose, NSW - 5 Feb 2020 by Aussiegall Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Penrose, NSW - 21 Jan 2020 by Aussiegall Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Penrose, NSW - 17 Dec 2019 by Aussiegall Amegilla (Notomegilla) chlorocyanea (Blue Banded Bee) at Penrose, NSW - 15 Dec 2019 by Aussiegall Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Penrose, NSW - 8 Dec 2019 by Aussiegall Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Penrose, NSW - 7 Oct 2019 by Aussiegall Macropygia phasianella (Brown Cuckoo-dove) at Penrose, NSW - 7 Oct 2019 by Aussiegall Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Penrose, NSW - 12 Sep 2019 by Aussiegall Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Penrose, NSW - 3 Sep 2019 by Aussiegall Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Penrose, NSW - 20 May 2019 by Aussiegall Litoria dentata (Bleating Tree Frog) at Penrose, NSW - 21 Mar 2019 by Aussiegall Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Penrose, NSW - 17 Feb 2019 by Aussiegall
Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird) at Penrose, NSW - 18 Sep 2021 by Aussiegall
Menura novaehollandiae (Superb Lyrebird) at Penrose, NSW - 27 Apr 2021 by Aussiegall
Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Penrose, NSW - 5 Apr 2021 by Aussiegall
Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail) at Penrose, NSW - 7 Jan 2021 by Aussiegall
Danaus plexippus (Monarch/Wanderer) at Penrose, NSW - 8 Dec 2020 by Aussiegall
Belenois java (Caper White) at Penrose, NSW - 20 Oct 2020 by Aussiegall
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Penrose, NSW - 28 Sep 2020 by Aussiegall
Meliphaga lewinii (Lewin's Honeyeater) at Penrose, NSW - 30 Jul 2020 by Aussiegall
Acanthiza lineata (Striated Thornbill) at Penrose, NSW - 24 Jun 2020 by Aussiegall
Omphalotus nidiformis (Ghost Fungus) at Penrose, NSW - 5 Apr 2020 by Aussiegall
Omphalotus nidiformis (Ghost Fungus) at Penrose, NSW - 3 Apr 2020 by Aussiegall
Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric) at Penrose, NSW - 2 Apr 2020 by Aussiegall
Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Penrose, NSW - 1 Apr 2020 by Aussiegall
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Penrose, NSW - 18 Mar 2020 by Aussiegall
Pseudocheirus peregrinus (Common Ringtail Possum) at Penrose, NSW - 23 Feb 2020 by Aussiegall
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Penrose, NSW - 21 Feb 2020 by Aussiegall
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Penrose, NSW - 20 Feb 2020 by Aussiegall
Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Penrose, NSW - 11 Feb 2020 by Aussiegall
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Penrose, NSW - 5 Feb 2020 by Aussiegall
Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Penrose, NSW - 21 Jan 2020 by Aussiegall
Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Penrose, NSW - 17 Dec 2019 by Aussiegall
Amegilla (Notomegilla) chlorocyanea (Blue Banded Bee) at Penrose, NSW - 15 Dec 2019 by Aussiegall
Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Penrose, NSW - 8 Dec 2019 by Aussiegall
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Penrose, NSW - 7 Oct 2019 by Aussiegall
Macropygia phasianella (Brown Cuckoo-dove) at Penrose, NSW - 7 Oct 2019 by Aussiegall
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Penrose, NSW - 12 Sep 2019 by Aussiegall
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Penrose, NSW - 3 Sep 2019 by Aussiegall
Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Penrose, NSW - 20 May 2019 by Aussiegall
Litoria dentata (Bleating Tree Frog) at Penrose, NSW - 21 Mar 2019 by Aussiegall
Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Penrose, NSW - 17 Feb 2019 by Aussiegall

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 7 Oct 2021 10:57 AM Recorded on
  • Aussiegall Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • Unknown Gender

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