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Metallic Scarab Beetle

Description:

Dark Metallic Green Scarab with an overwhelming abundance of yellow-gold hair on the underside (last picture). A small scarab, at 1.5 cm in length. It often comes to lights at night and might live in the trees. Family Scarabaeidae.

Habitat:

Garden lights, semi-rural residential area, San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico 2,200 meters.

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LaurenZarate
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LaurenZarate

Chiapas, Mexico

Spotted on Jun 22, 2018
Submitted on Aug 6, 2018

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