Buprestidae of South Australia
( Jewel beetles )
by Peter J. Lang
Castiarina duaringae   (Carter, 1929)
subfamily  Buprestinae » tribe  Stigmoderini » subtribe  Stigmoderina
Castiarina  species group: aeneicornis
Castiarina duaringae   Adult images
Castiarina duaringae, PL803A, male, on Eremophila scoparia, EP
Actual
size¹:
9.9 mm
×
3.8 mm
Measurements (mm)
male
L19.8
9.7 – 10
n = 2
W3.8
3.7 – 3.9
n = 2
Legend  L1length from clypeus/frons to elytral apex (mean, range, sample size)
L2length from anterior of edge of eyes to elytral apex
Wmaximum width with elytra fully closed
Distribution
SA Regions¹:  EPEA
Australian States:  SANSWQLD
Southern South Australia distribution
LegendP.J.Lang collection vouchered records
other private collection or museum specimens, or sightings
Satellite map
Terrain map
Enlarge map
Adult activity records for Castiarina duaringae  (total of 11 beetles)
10
1
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
Legend
live emerged adults, count > median value of 10 per quarter month
live emerged adults, count <= median value of 10
live non-emerged adults only, for that quarter month
12
number of active beetles for that quarter month
Adult host plants
beetles sites SA regions¹ family position on host plant
Eremophila sp.71EAS
Eremophila scoparia32EPS
Myoporum platycarpum ssp. perbellum11EPS
Legendbeetlescount of beetles collected from, or sighted on, host plant taxon
sitescount of major sites (unique 10 km grid cells +/- some distinct approximate localities)
Plant family
Code beetles % host plant taxa
S Scrophulariaceae 11 100% 2
Position on adult host
positionbeetlessites
on flower(s)11
on flowering plant32
on plant (unspecified)71
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
sizeThe ellipse is the correct size when printed, indicative on a desktop screen, and likely to be wrong on a mobile device.