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Mediterranean Spotted Chafer Beetle

Oxythyrea funesta


Meadow near beech forest.


They are considered an insect pest that do not just feed on pollen, but rode the floral organs, especially damaging light in color buds and flowers.

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Mauron a week ago

Thank Tukup, You're very kind. Greetings.

Tukup a week ago

Nice spotting Mauron. Thanks for sharing and I second Neil's congratulations. 1000. Wow! Quite the milestone.

Mauron a week ago

Thank you very much.

Neil Ross
Neil Ross a week ago

Beautiful image. Congratulations on reaching 1000 spottings. That is such an awesome milestone :)


Lat: 45.90, Long: 15.01

Spotted on May 11, 2019
Submitted on May 12, 2019

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