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Chafer Beetle

Oxythyrea funesta

Habitat:

Detetada à beira de uma estrada de terra batida numa zona limítrofe da cidade. Em volta há descampados e campos de cultivo com vegetação rasteira e flores selvagens. Photographed on the edge of a unpaved road adjacent to the town. The fields have low vegetation and wild flowers.

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Oxythyrea
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2 Comments

Carlos Gomes
Carlos Gomes 7 years ago

Thanks, again, FFHR.! Another location but the same species. :-)

FFHRheingau
FFHRheingau 7 years ago

This one belongs to the genus Oxythyrea, but since I'm not familiar with the fauna of Portugal I'll leave it with Oxythyrea sp. :)

Carlos Gomes
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Carlos Gomes

Portugal

Spotted on Apr 20, 2010
Submitted on Jan 13, 2014

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