Roll it like a Dung Beetle!


Built on the photograph by Alfonso Aceves Aparicio.

Such industrious beasties, able to navigate by the stars, just getting on with their stuff. Roll it like dung beetle!

H/T:

Two New Dung Beetle Species Found in Mexico; Entomology Today;

Moctezuma V, Rossini M, Zunino M, Halffter G (2016) A contribution to the knowledge of the mountain entomofauna of Mexico with a description of two new species of Onthophagus Latreille, 1802 (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae, Scarabaeinae). ZooKeys 572: 23-50. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.572.6763

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