Aporocera erosa rediscovered in St Helens Flora Reserve for first time in more than 100 years

By Jessica Greenan
Updated December 21 2021 - 6:28am, first published 2:30am
SPOTTED: A small leaf beetle not seen since 1919 has been re-discovered at St Helens Flora Reserve north of Yambuk in an exciting find.

An elusive native beetle not sighted since 1919 has been found just north of Yambuk, in a reserve already acting as a haven to other threatened species.



Jessica Greenan


Journalist at The Warrnambool Standard. Send me news tips at jess.greenan@austcommunitymedia.com.au or call 0456 901 194

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