DiphucraniaDiphucrania duodecimmaculata Diphucrania leucosticta

— see Diphucrania broomensis | Diphucrania opima | Diphucrania stigmata

Diphucrania is a genus of beetles in the family Buprestidae, with over 200 species in Australia.

Among the described species we have listed include Diphucrania broomensis, Diphucrania leucosticta, Diphucrania opima and Diphucrania stigmata.


Diphucrania broomensis
Diphucrania broomensis, Broome WA © Mark Hanlon
Diphucrania broomensis, Broome WA © Mark Hanlon
Diphucrania leucosticta

— see more information on Diphucrania leucosticta

Diphucrania opima
Diphucrania stigmata
Diphucrania stigmata, Southwest WA © Michael Lun
Diphucrania stigmata, Southwest WA © Michael Lun

  • Scientific classification
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Subphylum: Hexapoda
  • Class: Insecta
  • Informal: Pterygotes
  • Order: Coleoptera
  • Suborder: Polyphaga
  • Superfamily: Buprestoidea
  • Family: Buprestidae
  • Subfamily: Agrilinae
  • Tribe: Coraebini
  • Subtribe Cisseina
  • Genus: Diphucrania

Footnote & References

  1. Diphucrania Dejean, 1833, Atlas of Living Australia, https://bie.ala.org.au/species/https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/taxa/000b2f55-a170-4a85-b22b-154efc3477d6
  2. Genus Diphucrania, iNaturalistAU, https://inaturalist.ala.org.au/taxa/486015-Diphucrania

DiphucraniaDiphucrania duodecimmaculata Diphucrania leucosticta

BuprestidaeMore Buprestidae Jewel Beetles Astraeus Calodema plebeia Castiarina Cyrioides Diadoxus Diphucrania Melobasis Merimna atrata Metaxymorpha gloriosa Stigmodera Temognatha Torresita cuprifera

ColeopteraAmarygmus sp Anoplognathus sp Aphanestes gymnopleura Buprestidae Cerambycidae Coleoptera (Beetles) Curculionidae Digitonthophagus gazella Dung Beetle Eretes australis Helea scaphiformis Ladybirds (Beetles) Lepidiota Lucanidae Neospades sp Omorgus Paropsine Beetle Paropsisterna sp Pittosporum Leaf Beetle (Lamprolina impressicollis) Protaetia fusca Pterohelaeus sp Rhipiceridae Scarabaeidae Xylophilostenus octophyllus

InsectsBees Beetles Blattodea Butterflies Coleoptera Cicada Crabronidae Diptera Dragonflies & Damselflies Formicidae Hemiptera Mango Planthopper Moths Orthoptera Orthopteroid Processionary Caterpillar Stink Bugs, Shield Bugs and Allies Syrphidae Wasps Water Scorpion Witchetty Grub