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Beetles mating

Description:

approx. 1 inch long

Habitat:

spotted on wildflowers in dry wooded area

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FFHRheingau
FFHRheingau 7 years ago

Hello auntnance123,

the black beetle belongs to the Scarabaeidae, genus Oxythyrea.
And the two that are mating belong to the Cerambycidae.
I'm not familiar with the fauna of Portugal thus I don't dare to get more specific. But maybe those hints can help you with identifying the species :)

auntnance123
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Portugal

Spotted on Jun 20, 2013
Submitted on Feb 1, 2014

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