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Jewel Beetle

Family Buprestidae


Buprestidae is a family of beetles, known as jewel beetles or metallic wood-boring beetles because of their glossy iridescent colors.

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Thanks for the complement @Yuko! It's frass not tail :)

YukoChartraw 8 years ago

Fantastic photos! Is that a tail?

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 8 years ago

Amazing capture :)

It's glaring at me Austin. Thanks!

Austin Jacobs
Austin Jacobs 8 years ago

Awesome. It looks like it's glaring at the camera.

Nueva Ecija, Philippines

Spotted on Sep 15, 2012
Submitted on Sep 15, 2012

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