Alex Wild on insects, science, and photography
Trox - Hide Beetle - Arizona, USA
Scarab’s shrewd cousin,
Elytra warty like hide.
Must be Trogidae!
Photo details: Canon 100mm f2.8 macro lens on a Canon EOS 20D
ISO 100, f/16, 1/250 sec, indirect strobe in white box
Posted in: arizona, beetles, Nature.
Tagged: coleoptera · haiku · Photography · trogidae
Ooh, nice texture. Reminds me of alligators.
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