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Blister Beetle (Mylabris bistillata, Meloidae)

Posted by
itchydogimages (Pu'er, China) on 11 July 2013 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Pu'er, Yunnan, China

SONY DSC-R1 1/125 second F/4.8 ISO 160 60 mm

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Sharon Pleasants from Monroe, Louisiana, United States

Quite the ugly chap. He seems rather lopsided on this stem. Seems he should be falling off. Like your capture of the little guy too.

12 Jul 2013 1:50am

SONY DSC-R1
1/125 second
F/4.8
ISO 160
60 mm

insect
macro
china
beetle
coleoptera
meloidae
blister