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Tortoise Beetle

Eugenysa regalis


This little guy showed up at ACTS Field Station and entertained us for a good 45 minutes. Fascinating to see the suction action they are famous for as well as their agility and speed!


Lowland Amazon Rainforest


YouTube video of this guy in action!

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Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 10 years ago

Cool colors!

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Pebas, Loreto, Peru

Spotted on Jul 5, 2012
Submitted on Jun 15, 2013

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