Ratnawati, Hazali and Siti Nurlydia, Sazali and Wan Nurainie, Wan Ismail and Marcellinus Isaac Stia, Dominic and Anis Norsyahira, Mohd Raffi and Fadzrahni Tarsha, Mohd Ustar and Mohd Ashraf, Abdul Mutalib and Nur Siti Aisyah, Zarimin and Qumiddin, Ab Razak and Siti Hanisah, Zahuri and Wahap, Marni and Mohamad Jalani, Mortada (2023) Insects. In: Bukit Durang Hidden Jewel of Ulu Suai, Sarawak : Biodiversity at a Glance. UNIMAS Publisher and Wilmar Plantations Sdn Bhd, Kota Samarahan, pp. 39-48. ISBN 978-967-0054-36-0

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Cosmodela aurulenta (Coleoptera: Carabidae), or commonly known as the golden-spotted tiger beetle, is a species commonly found in open areas or in lowlands near riverbanks. The species is 14 to 16 mm in length, the body is dark greenish with three distinctive spots on each sides of the elytra. There is also the presence of pale coloured hairs on the abdomen and legs. The species are known to be opportunistic predators of smaller invertebrates, with characteristic large mandibles and enlarged compound eyes. The species is also observed to show brief flights.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Uncontrolled Keywords: Insects, global biodiversity, ecosystem, plants and vertebrates, abundance and diversity, Bukit Durang High Conservation Value Forest (HCVF).
Subjects: Q Science > QL Zoology
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Faculties, Institutes, Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Depositing User: Hazali
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2023 08:07
Last Modified: 21 Sep 2023 08:07

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