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Dung Beetle


Spotted on the sidewalk in Shreveport, Louisiana. I believe that this is a dung beetle. I never realized that they could be so colorful. I've found pictures using Google that look like this beetle, but nothing with a species identification included.

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Shreveport, Louisiana, USA

Spotted on Aug 19, 2009
Submitted on Apr 3, 2011

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