SPECIES Chrysina resplendens
ORIGIN Costa Rica
FRAME 14.5x14.5xD5cm Made from recycled products.
DESCRIPTION AKA Jewel Scarab. Stunning metallic gold coloured beetle set in white matt board. All Chrysina scarab beetles are rarely offered.
It is rare to stock such an extensive collection of this beautiful genus. Originating from South America these scarab beetles are difficult to source, highly seasonal and expensive to stock as only small quantities are available on permits. The larvae feed on rotting logs, while the adults are seen feeding on foliage. The colours are absolutley unbelievable ranging from a pure metallic gold through to a green tinged silver.
Actual size of beetle is approx 2.3cm
COMES IN RECYCLED CARDBOARD GIFT BOX