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Rainbow Scarab

Phanaeus igneus


Beetle, almost 1 inch long. Thorax and head are metallic bronze, wing covers are grooved and metallic green. Legs are black.


Found at a barn in Central Florida.

1 species ID suggestions

Rainbow Scarab
Phanaeus igneus Species Phanaeus igneus - BugGuide.Net


Frank Weaver
Frank Weaver 3 years ago

Pretty cool! I hope to see one of them this days

Darwinist 4 years ago

Thanks KeithRoragen for the information!!

Orlando, Florida, USA

Lat: 28.57, Long: -81.59

Spotted on Sep 24, 2011
Submitted on Sep 24, 2011

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