False Click Beetles
Brown Click Beetle
Mottled Predatory Click Beetle
Lycid-mimicking Click Beetle
Arrowhead Click Beetle
Small Black Click Beetle I
Small Black Click Beetle II
Small Black Click Beetle III 
Long-nose Lycid Beetle
Red Shoulder Lycid Beetle
Large Eyes Lycid Beetle
Small Bi-colour Beetle I
Small Bi-colour Beetle II 
Plague Soldier Beetle
Tricolor Soldier Beetle
Yellow Soldier Beetle
Red-tipped Soldier Beetle
Goldenbrown Soldier Beetle
Small Brown Soldier Beetle I 
Small Brown Solder Beetle II 

Unknown Beetles


Red-tipped Soldier Beetle - Chauliognathus sp. 


This page contains information and pictures about Red-tipped Soldier Beetles that we found in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia. 
Body length 15mm
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This beetle has the typical Soldier Beetle's yellow colour with black stripes. The tip of the wing-covers is red in colour. Abdomen is yellow-black banded likes a wasp. The mating pair shows that female is about double the size of male.
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We saw this beetle once in rainforest near Mt Nebo during mid summer. 

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Last updated: April 04, 2011.