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Stolas festiva

Stolas festiva

Description:

This insect is a Coleoptera, family Chrysomelidae and it has this beautiful metallic colours in green, blue and red. No larger than 1 cm, I always found them in the Spring season in the bushes no more than 1 meter from the ground.

Habitat:

I found them in San Isidro, which is over the Rio de la Plata. The Ribera Norte natural reserve protects a small piece of the natural forest of the Delta and the shore of the river.


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AshleyT
AshleyT a month ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

That is a pretty color of insect!!

Bs. As., Argentina

Lat: -34.47, Long: -58.49

Spotted on Oct 3, 2018
Submitted on Oct 8, 2018

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