The largest shown here, (Scarabaeus sacer), was regarded as sacred in ancient Egypt. Today the species are important to agriculture for their dung burying activities. Date:
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Metallic leaf beetle (Chrysomelidae) with rain droplets, frontal view, in Aiuruoca
Metallic leaf beetle (Chrysomelidae) with rain droplets, frontal view, in Aiuruoca, Minas Gerais, Brazil. South-east Atlantic forest.
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Jewelled Frog Beetle, Sagra buqueti, opening its wing cases for takeoff, front view
Jewelled Frog Beetle, Sagra buqueti, opening its wing cases for takeoff, front view.
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