This page contains information and pictures about Red-shouldered Leaf Beetles that
we found in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia.
- Body length 8mm
- This leaf beetle is golden yellow in colour with red shoulders and red spot
on each wing cover.
- This beetle is considered as a pest in agriculture for it feed on different
crops include soybeans, sugarcane and cotton.
- The leaf beetle was found on March 2010 in Carbrook Wetland.
- 1. .
- 2. Leaf Beetles - subfamily Galerucinae - lifeunseen.com, by Nick Monaghan.
- 3. A guide to the Genera of Beetles of South Australia
Matthews, E.G. 2002, p17.
- 4. Redshouldered leaf beetle
(Monolepta beetle) - www.dpi.qld.gov.au
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