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Pinacate beetles. I guess they are male and female. They lifted their abdomens for its defensive tactic of standing on its head and squirting a noxious spray. Luckly it didn't happened. I saw them at night.


Arid landscape.

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San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí, Mexico

Spotted on Apr 9, 2015
Submitted on Apr 11, 2015

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