Figeater beetle (Cotinis mutabilis) at the Sacramento Zoo.
Scarab beetle (Smaragdesthes africana oertzeni) at the Budapest Zoo.
Scarab beetle (Carabus hortensis) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.
Scarab Beetle (Carabus hortensis) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.
Larval (grub) form of a scarab beetle known generally as a ‘June bug’, Osmoderma subplanata.
Larval (grubs) form of a scarab beetle known generally as a ‘June bug’, Osmoderma subplanata.
With the great antelope herds gone, dung beetles now make use of horse manure along Lake Albert in the Albertine Rift of Uganda.
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