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Dung Beetle

Notes:

Life can be very dangerous for little dung beetles on busy Kenyan roads!




1 species ID suggestions

Dung Beetle
Scarabaeus laticollis

9 Comments

Uday
Uday 6 years ago

nice snap!

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 6 years ago

Nicely taken..:-)

KakyoinNoriaki
KakyoinNoriaki 6 years ago

Good photo, hopefully see one

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 6 years ago

Awesome spotting!

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 7 years ago

great photos !

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

They actually have signs up in Addo Elephant Park in Eastern Cape South Africa asking drivers to watch out for the dung beetles!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 7 years ago

It really need keen eye to spot this, good work thanks for sharing.

misako
misako 7 years ago

great photos-I love these beetles! :)

Kenya

Lat: -4.19, Long: 39.53

Spotted on May 28, 2008
Submitted on Oct 28, 2011

Spotted for mission

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