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Rosemary Beetle

Chrysolina americana


Commonly known as the 'Rosemary Beetle' it feeds on rosemary and lavender.


Native to Southern Europe, despite the species name americana.


Beetle going down the wall of Monsaraz Castle, Portugal.

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Dark beetle

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Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 7 years ago


Ana Rosa
Ana Rosa 7 years ago

Thank you António! You're welcome!

Great Capture Rosa,congrats and thanks for sharing

Jeannette 8 years ago

Beautiful :)

Dilek Cifci
Dilek Cifci 8 years ago

Love it :)

Ana Rosa
Ana Rosa 9 years ago

Thank you María! I think that's it! =)

Noe and Pili
Noe and Pili 9 years ago

That's a very cool metallic beetle!

Ana Rosa
Spotted by
Ana Rosa


Spotted on Apr 25, 2008
Submitted on Sep 10, 2011

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