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Thanks Martini for the correction.
Benigno, the wood boring jewel beetles (Buprestidae) are often extremely glossy and elongated beetles. C. rajah looks like this http://envirosea.photoshelter.com/image/... Your beetle is a scarab as Lauren recognized. These include Cetonidae, the flower beetles, or rose chafers. http://www.goliathus.com/en/en-cetonidae...
Thanks Marlon for the ID.
Wow, gorgeous scarab...
Lat: 14.50, Long: 121.42
Spotted on Jul 2, 2013 Submitted on Jul 2, 2013
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