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Blister Beetle

Hycleus lugens

Description:

Gorgeous Beetle, about 2cm long. Body is strong black but with dark purple tone on the shoulderes. body is banded with bright yellow patches. Antennae are complementing bright yellow. Large black eyes. Body is quite hairy underneath and on top. Legs have anchor hooks for feet.

Habitat:

seen in rural garden

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MudWiggle
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MudWiggle

Spotted on Jan 1, 2016
Submitted on Jan 15, 2016

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