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Pleasing Fungus Beetle

Aegithus melaspis

Description:

Red elytra, red pronotum, red head, black scutellum.

Habitat:

tropical rainforest. Corcovado National Park


1 species ID suggestions

thaptor
thaptor 2 years ago
Pleasing Fungus beetle
Aegithus cf. meridionalis

1 Comment

thaptor
thaptor 2 years ago

A. melaspis not as convex, and egg-shaped:
http://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/267333-A...

Puerto Jiménez, Provincia Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Lat: 8.52, Long: -83.63

Spotted on May 20, 2015
Submitted on Mar 2, 2016

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