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darkling beetle

Adesmia sp.

Description:

large black beetle, feeds on dead plant material

Habitat:

common in Sinai

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4 Comments

Bernadette S
Bernadette S 7 years ago

Thanks, LaurenZarate! Lots of them in our wadis these days. Watched a mating pair tumble around yesterday.

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 7 years ago

Suber Teneb! I saw this in Jordan, in Petra. Love it!

Bernadette S
Bernadette S 7 years ago

Thanks for checking them out, injica! :-)

injica
injica 7 years ago

Beautiful :) Love your photos!

Bernadette S
Spotted by
Bernadette S

Egypt

Spotted on Feb 17, 2013
Submitted on Feb 17, 2013

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