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jewel scarab beetle

Chrysina lecontei


It is a amazing beetle that has purple legs and a shiny green elytra.


Found under a mercury vapor bulb.


They were found near a pine forest

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Arizona, USA

Spotted on Aug 15, 2017
Submitted on Jun 27, 2019

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