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Compsosternus sp. Insects in the family Elateridae are commonly called click beetles ( A spine on the prosternum can be snapped into a corresponding notch on the mesosternum, producing a violent "click" that can bounce the beetle into the air.[1] Clicking is mainly used to avoid predation, although it is also useful when the beetle is on its back and needs to right itself.

Insects in the family Elateridae are commonly called click…

Ctenicera cuprea, green and purple forms –  ELATERIDAE; Elaterinae;

Ctenicera cuprea, green and purple forms

Chiasognathus grantii is a species of stag beetle found in Argentina and Chile.  It is known as Darwin's beetle, Grant's stag beetle, or the Chilean stag beetle.

During the breeding season, the male stag beetles use their magnificent mandibles as a warning signal to other males, raising them in a defensive and aggressive posture to ward off a contender.

Campsosternus mirabilis                                                                                                                                                                                 Más

Campsosternus mirabilis I have a pair of earrings made from the elytra (wing cases) of this species.

Beetle, Chrysina costata, M.E. Smirnov

Beetle, Chrysina costata, M. Smirnov Insects remind me of my dad and this one is gorgeous!

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Types of Bugs with Pictures and Names (How to Prevent Bugs In House

Pachycoris torridus, different colors (auf der Mauer auf der Lauer sitzt ne…