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Black rough exoskeleton insect that plays dead when touched.
Most areas of the backyard. This one was on a rock in a dry section of the yard.
Impressive. Loks like made of iron. The name fits perfect.
Yes, it was definitely well named! Thanks again :)
No problem haha. Personally, I think it's a beautiful beetle: the texture of its back and stout body definitely show the reasons why they're called ironclad beetles!
Thanks to Latimeria too!
Sure, Latimeria suggested the link to me! :)
Thank you for the ID Coral!
Ya, it really is!
Anyone recognize this common insect?
Spotted on Aug 4, 2011 Submitted on Aug 4, 2011
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