Observations in the Genus: Hycleus

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Struggling in the wind

Struggling in the wind
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Location: Western Shores
Observed: 19th March 2017
Added: 21st March 2017
Identifications:1
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Hycleus

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By: The Bate's
Entomological Society of Southern AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: Marokwa mine
Observed: 12th March 2017
Added: 12th March 2017
Likely ID: Hycleus oculatus
Identifications:1
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meloidae

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: boosmansbos_trail_1
Observed: 8th March 2017
Added: 11th March 2017
Likely ID: Hycleus lunatus
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Beetle

Beetle
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Spioenkop 3205_2545 - Plankfontein
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 6th March 2017
Identifications:1
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Comments:1
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Beetle

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Location: Sun City
Observed: 15th June 2016
Added: 28th February 2017
Likely ID: Hycleus oculatus
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Erica nosher

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By: sallyslak
Botanical Society of South AfricaCREW (Southern Cape)OutrampsSeaKeys
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Location: Back hill
Observed: 18th February 2017
Added: 26th February 2017
Likely ID: Hycleus lunatus
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Coleoptera

Scarabée Karrachabpoort
By: AUDISSOU
Succulent Society of South Africa
Location: Karachaabpoort
Observed: 27th October 2003
Added: 24th February 2017
Identifications:2
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Blister beetle

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By: WolfRoland
Lepidopterists' Society of Africa
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Location: Waterberg D2512
Observed: 21st January 2017
Added: 17th February 2017
Identifications:2
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Hycleus holosericeus

617A3167
By: The Bate's
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Location: Middelburg
Observed: 15th February 2017
Added: 15th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Length 13 mm

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Watson noshers

meloid
By: sallyslak
Botanical Society of South AfricaCREW (Southern Cape)OutrampsSeaKeys
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Location: Bolleberg upper
Observed: 3rd February 2017
Added: 9th February 2017
Likely ID: Hycleus lunatus
Identifications:1
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Blister beetle on Hibiscus

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Location: Hluhluwe–iMfolozi Park
Observed: 16th January 2017
Added: 2nd February 2017
Identifications:1
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meloidae

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Bonamazi main camp
Observed: 19th January 2017
Added: 2nd February 2017
Likely ID: Hycleus oculatus
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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big beetle

Ipomoea oblongata Mthatha (3)
By: Mavourneen
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Mthatha, Walter Sisulu University campus
Observed: 31st January 2017
Added: 31st January 2017
Likely ID: Hycleus
Identifications:1
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On flowers of Ipomoea oblongata, which soon become ragged as they get eaten into holes.

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Blister beetle visits Kniphofia

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Location: Good Hope Forestry Estate
Observed: 24th January 2017
Added: 29th January 2017
Likely ID: Hycleus lunatus
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Hycleus transvaalica (Péringuey, 1904)

617A2980
By: The Bate's
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Location: Olifantshoek
Observed: 29th January 2017
Added: 29th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Hycleus burmeisteri

617A2973
By: The Bate's
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Location: Olifantshoek
Observed: 29th January 2017
Added: 29th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:3
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Shall I fly or shall I feed?

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: TC Robertson River Trail
Observed: 21st January 2017
Added: 24th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Indecisive fellow tried both. Over 25mm body-length

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14-Spot Lady Beetle

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By: Suvarna Parbhoo
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Ongoye Nature Reserve
Observed: 20th January 2017
Added: 23rd January 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

Single small (less than 5mm long) beetle very active on Dierama plant Yellow with rectangular black markings

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Voracious and frisky...

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By: Laaiqah Jabar
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Haaskraal
Observed: 11th January 2017
Added: 12th January 2017
Likely ID: Hycleus oculatus
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Blister beetle

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By: Joseph Heymans
Limpopo EDETProtea Atlas ProjectSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed Atlas
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Location: Hartenbos riviermond
Observed: 24th December 2016
Added: 10th January 2017
Likely ID: Hycleus lunatus
Identifications:3
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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CMR Bean Beetle (Hycleus oculatus)

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Observed: 27th November 2016
Added: 9th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Beetles

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Location: Rietfontein, Pretoria
Observed: 30th December 2016
Added: 6th January 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Meloid beetle

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By: Ricky Taylor
Crustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Enseleni Nature Reserve
Observed: 6th January 2017
Added: 6th January 2017
Likely ID: Hycleus lunatus
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Description:

Feeding on Thunbergia flower

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Blister Beetles on leafs and flowers

Blister Beetles on leafs and flowers
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Location: iThala
Observed: 27th November 2016
Added: 18th December 2016
Likely ID: Hycleus oculatus
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Blister Beetles all over

Blister Beetles all over
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Location: iThala
Observed: 26th November 2016
Added: 18th December 2016
Likely ID: Hycleus oculatus
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Lunate blister beetle

Tephrosia purpurea with Lunate blister beetle
By: annette gerber
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: St Lucia Game Park
Observed: 19th November 2016
Added: 16th December 2016
Likely ID: Hycleus pilosus
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Meloid

617A1781
By: The Bate's
Entomological Society of Southern AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: Olifantshoek
Observed: 4th December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Likely ID: Hycleus
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Blister Beetle (KarNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: Karoo National Park
Observed: 10th November 2016
Added: 3rd December 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Blister Beetle (KarNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Karoo National Park
Observed: 10th November 2016
Added: 3rd December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Blister Beetle

Hycleus (oculatus) blister beetle Vic Falls_7574 (638x800)
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Location: Victoria Falls
Observed: 28th June 2015
Added: 22nd November 2016
Likely ID: Hycleus oculatus
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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