Castiarina bella

>/2016/12/11/jewel-beetle_Castiarina_bella_Nyora161211-3685.jpg|Nyora, VIC >/2016/11/19/jewel-beetle_Castiarina_bella_Cardinia161119-0726.jpg|Emerald, VIC
Common Name= Family= Genus=Castiarina bella (Saunders, 1871) Abundance &
Distribution=Moderately vommon from Brisbane to Melbourne. Habitat= Size=around 11–14mm Description &
Identification=This is a fairly easy jewel-beetle to identify with its overall black coloration except for the two "bands" across, broken in the middle as pictured. The coloration in the rear pale areas fades from red at the edge to yellow on the inside. Similar Species= Links=