Oricopis insulana (Olliff, 1890)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: early 1880's (Reid et al., 2018)

Rediscovered on 13 February 2017 (Reid et al., 2018)




Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Olliff, Arthur Sidney. (1890). Contributions towards a knowledge of the Coleoptera of Australia. No. VI. - New Lamellicornia and Longicornia. The Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales (2) 5 (1): 5-11.


Other references:

Reid, Chris A. M., Shaw, Josh Jenkins and Jensen, Arn R. (2018). The Australian Museum Lord Howe Island Expedition 2017—Coleoptera. Technical Reports of the Australian Museum, Online 26: 53-67.


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