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Astylus trifasciatus An hairy beetle Araucania,Astylus,Astylus trifasciatus,Chile,Geotagged,Melyridae,Winter,beetle,bichos,bugs,coloeoptera,escarabajo,pololocomún,wildlife Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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  1. Cool beetle! Posted 11 months ago
  2. Beautiful endemic find! Posted 11 months ago
  3. Thank you all Posted 11 months ago

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''Astylus trifasciatus'' is a species of beetles native to Chile. Adult specimens are approximately 1.5 cm in length. They have orange-colored elytra with a black stripe down the center bisecting the insect and two black stripes trisecting the wing shells. They feed on flowering plants.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Tito Lahaye
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By Tito Lahaye

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Uploaded Sep 19, 2018. Captured Sep 12, 2018 11:47 in Unnamed Road, Padre las Casas, Región de la Araucanía, Chile.
  • TG-5
  • f/5.0
  • 1/320s
  • ISO100
  • 11.01mm