Buprestidae of South Australia
( Jewel beetles )
by Peter J. Lang
Diphucrania niveosparsa   (Carter, 1927)
subfamily  Agrilinae » tribe  Coraebini » subtribe  Cisseina
Diphucrania niveosparsa   Adult images
Diphucrania niveosparsa, SAMA, female, on Acacia sp., GT Diphucrania niveosparsa, SAMA 25-018997, male, on Acacia stenophylla, LE Diphucrania niveosparsa, SAMA
SA Regions¹:  LEGT
Australian States:  SANSW
South Australian occurrences
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 Diphucrania niveosparsa  (total actual records: 3 beetles)
1 2
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
number of active beetles, actually recorded in that quarter-month
actual count > 1.5 (mean)
actual count <= 1.5 (mean)
Adult host plants
beetles sites SA regions¹ family position on host plant
Acacia sp.11GTF
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 names in green are hyperlinked to a matching host species page with plant photos.
Plant family
Code beetles % host plant taxa
F Fabaceae 3 100% 1
Position on adult host
on flower(s)11
on plant (unspecified)21
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