Buprestidae of South Australia
( Jewel beetles )
by Peter J. Lang
Stanwatkinsius lindi   (Blackburn, 1887)
subfamily  Agrilinae » tribe  Coraebini » subtribe  Cisseina
Stanwatkinsius lindi   Adult images
Stanwatkinsius lindi, PL0812C, female, on Hakea cycloptera, EP, 7.1 × 2.9 mm Stanwatkinsius lindi, PL0812C, female, on Hakea cycloptera, EP, 7.1 × 2.9 mm Stanwatkinsius lindi, PL0812C, female, on Hakea cycloptera, EP, 7.1 × 2.9 mm Stanwatkinsius lindi, PL1491B, female, on Hakea cycloptera, EP, 7.0 × 2.8 mm Stanwatkinsius lindi, PL1503A, male, from Hakea cycloptera, EP, 6.6 × 2.7 mm Stanwatkinsius lindi, PL0812C, on Hakea cycloptera, 7.1 × 2.9 mm Stanwatkinsius lindi, PL0005B, PL0005A, from Hakea cycloptera, EP Stanwatkinsius lindi, PL1491B, female, on Hakea cycloptera, EP, 7.0 × 2.8 mm Stanwatkinsius lindi, PL1491B, female, on Hakea cycloptera, EP, 7.0 × 2.8 mm Stanwatkinsius lindi, PL1491B, female, on Hakea cycloptera, EP, 7.0 × 2.8 mm Stanwatkinsius lindi, PL1491B, female, on Hakea cycloptera, EP, 7.0 × 2.8 mm Stanwatkinsius lindi, PL0812C, female, on Hakea cycloptera, EP, 7.1 × 2.9 mm
Actual
size¹:
6.6 mm
×
2.7 mm
Measurements (mm)
malefemale
L16.5
5.9 – 6.9
n = 156.8
5.05 – 7.7
n = 20
L26.2
5.8 – 6.55
n = 96.5
5 – 7.6
n = 11
W2.6
2.4 – 2.8
n = 152.8
2.1 – 3.1
n = 20
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
Notes

See discussion under S. grevilleae.

Distribution
SA Regions¹:  EPMUSLKISE
Australian States:  SAVIC
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 Stanwatkinsius lindi  (total of 84 beetles)
16
28 3 3 22
7 1 4
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
Legend
live emerged adults, count > median value of 7 per quarter month
live emerged adults, count <= median value of 7
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
Hakea cycloptera509EPP
Hakea mitchellii209EP, MU, SEP
Hakea sp.61SLP
Acacia myrtifolia11KIF
Dillwynia sp.11SLF
Hakea rugosa11EPP
Hakea vittata11SEP
Leptospermum coriaceum11EPM
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
P Proteaceae 78 96% 4
F Fabaceae 2 2% 2
M Myrtaceae 1 1% 1
Position on adult host
positionbeetlessites
on flowering plant104
on foliage or non-flowering plant6315
on plant (unspecified)83
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
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