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Golden Tortoise Beetle

Aspidimorpha sanctaecrucis

Description:

Tortoise beetle

Habitat:

Lush Tropical Montaine forest in the Western Ghats, Kerala, India

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6 Comments

pamsai
pamsai 5 years ago

Glittering like gold in the sunshine, Lauren...

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 5 years ago

What a beauty!

pamsai
pamsai 5 years ago

Yes Les, there are so many varieties in South and Central America.

pamsai
pamsai 5 years ago

thanks dominique...

dominique.eghlidi
dominique.eghlidi 5 years ago

Beautiful!

Les Catchick
Les Catchick 5 years ago

I really like these. I have seen several with transparent shells in South America.

pamsai
Spotted by
pamsai

Kerala, India

Spotted on Nov 3, 2015
Submitted on Nov 21, 2015

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