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Catasarcus transversalis Found on grass tree ,Genus Xanthorrhoea. Australia,Catasarcus transversalis,Geotagged,Winter Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Catasarcus transversalis

Found on grass tree ,Genus Xanthorrhoea.

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  1. Nice beetle, Ernst! I got a good laugh when creating the species record because Google kept redirecting me to "Catasaurus" rather than "Catasarcus". Apparently, some people shave their cats to look like a Stegosaurus hence the term "Catasaurus".

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    Posted 21 days ago
    1. That's funny. Forgot the species name but some 2 weeks ago I did a Google image search for a binomial name, which differs only a single character from some very specific female anatomy. Google assumed I was searching for the latter, was shocked to see image results. Posted 21 days ago
      1. I bet that woke you up ;P. Posted 19 days ago
        1. Lol, found it again. The ear wig "Labia minor". Try searching for that in Google Image search. Posted 19 days ago
          1. Oh, eww. Gross. We have parental controls on our desktop, so I didn't expect any images to pop up. But, they sure did. I guess anatomy is acceptable. Posted 19 days ago
    2. Yes that does make you laugh. Thank you Christine. Posted 18 days ago

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Catasarcus transversalis is a beetle in the family Curculionidae.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Ernst

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Uploaded Sep 1, 2021. Captured Aug 31, 2021 10:24 in Unnamed Road, Hindmarsh Valley SA 5211, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 650D
  • f/9.0
  • 1/16s
  • ISO200
  • 166mm