Buprestidae of South Australia
( Jewel beetles )
by Peter J. Lang
Astraeus mastersii   Macleay, 1872
subfamily  Polycestinae » tribe  Astraeini » subtribe  Astraeina
Notes

Only known in SA by a single 1869 collection from the Reed Beds (now Fulham) on the west of Adelaide, but this is a questionable locality being such a major disjunction from the rest of the distribution in eastern Australia.

Distribution
SA Regions¹:  SL?
Australian States:  SA?QLDNSWVIC
Southern South Australia distribution
LegendP.J.Lang collection vouchered records
other private collection or museum specimens, or sightings
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Adult activity records for Astraeus mastersii  (total of 1 beetles)
1
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
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live emerged adults, count > median value of 1 per quarter month
live emerged adults, count <= median value of 1
live non-emerged adults only, for that quarter month
12
number of active beetles for that quarter month
¹ LegendregionsSA State Herbarium regions (map)
EA: Eastern, EP: Eyre Peninsula, FR: Flinders Ranges, GT: Gairdner-Torrens, KI: Kangaroo Island, LE: Lake Eyre, MU: Murray, NL: Northern Lofty, NU: Nullarbor, NW: North-Western, SE: South-Eastern, SL: Southern Lofty, YP: Yorke Peninsula