Buprestidae of South Australia
( Jewel beetles )
by Peter J. Lang
Castiarina hanloni   (Barker, 1983)
subfamily  Buprestinae » tribe  Stigmoderini » subtribe  Stigmoderina
Castiarina  species group: octomaculata
Castiarina hanloni   Adult images
Castiarina hanloni, PL4609, female, on Eucalyptus yalatensis (PJL 3455), EP, 13.1 × 5.0 mm Castiarina hanloni, PL4609, female, on Eucalyptus yalatensis (PJL 3455), EP, 13.1 × 5.0 mm Castiarina hanloni, PL4611, female, on Eucalyptus socialis, EP, 12.0 × 4.5 mm Castiarina hanloni, PL4609, female, from Eucalyptus yalatensis, EP, 13.1 × 5.0 mm Castiarina hanloni, PL4609, female, on Eucalyptus yalatensis (PJL 3455), EP, 13.1 × 5.0 mm Castiarina hanloni, PL4609, female, on Eucalyptus yalatensis (PJL 3455), EP, 13.1 × 5.0 mm Castiarina hanloni, PL4609, female, on Eucalyptus yalatensis (PJL 3455), EP, 13.1 × 5.0 mm Castiarina hanloni, PL4609, female, on Eucalyptus yalatensis (PJL 3455), EP, 13.1 × 5.0 mm Castiarina hanloni, PL4611, female, on Eucalyptus socialis, EP, 12.0 × 4.5 mm Castiarina hanloni, PL4611, on Eucalyptus socialis, EP, 12.0 × 4.5 mm Castiarina hanloni, PL4611, on Eucalyptus socialis, EP, 12.0 × 4.5 mm Castiarina hanloni, PL4611, on Eucalyptus socialis, EP, 12.0 × 4.5 mm Castiarina hanloni, PL4611, female, on Eucalyptus socialis, EP, 12.0 × 4.5 mm
Actual
size¹:
12.5 mm
×
4.7 mm
Measurements (mm)
female
L112.5
11.95 – 13.1
n = 2
L212.2
11.6 – 12.9
n = 2
W4.7
4.5 – 4.95
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:  EP
Australian States:  WASA
Southern South Australia distribution
LegendP.J.Lang collection vouchered records
other private collection or museum specimens, or sightings
Satellite map
Terrain map
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Adult activity records for Castiarina hanloni  (total of 29 beetles)
2 27
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
Legend
live emerged adults, count > median value of 27 per quarter month
live emerged adults, count <= median value of 27
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
Eucalyptus diversifolia ssp. diversifolia271EPM
Eucalyptus socialis ssp. viridans11EPM
Eucalyptus yalatensis11EPM
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
M Myrtaceae 29 100% 3
Position on adult host
positionbeetlessites
on flower(s)281
on flowering plant11
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.