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Green Rose Chafer (Cetonia aurata) - Auksvabalis

By LotaLota
Green Rose Chafer (Cetonia aurata), is a beetle 20 millimetres long, that has a metallic colaured green and a distinct V-shaped scutellum. The scutellum is the small V-shaped area between the wing cases. In wing cases may show several small white lines. Rose chafers are capable of fast flight; they fly with their wing cases down. They feed on pollen, nectar, and flowers. They can be found among flowers blossom on warm sunny days from May until August.

Tags: Wildlife Animal Nature Macro White Beautiful Wild Shell Outdoor Rose Insect Beetle Green Closeup Color Bug Fauna Close-up and macro Glossy Shiny Detail Metallic Isolated Leg Creature Antenna Entomology Biology Aurata Scarab chafer cetonia chitin cetoniinae entomological

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Comments


24 Jul 2019 6:31AM
An excellent close up and very interesting and informative narrative, Jonas.

RichardSmile
24 Jul 2019 6:37AM
beautiful metallic sheen and detail, not to mention the colours
Wonderful shining green. Well captured Jonas.
WesternRed.
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
24 Jul 2019 10:27AM
A glowing beauty Jonas.
Peter
Beautifully detailed image

Carole
24 Jul 2019 3:44PM
Beautiful, I like the metallic green colour of this insect.
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2019 2:38AM
This one really show off the back patterns and colour very well...
Lovely green beetle... Isabel GrinGrin
10 Aug 2019 6:16AM
Amazing macro Jonas , I am green with envy
cheers walt

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