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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Chafer Beetle

Taxonomy:
Trigonophorus rothschildi
Identifier:
2020.2.19
Description:
1 Chafer Beetle embedded in resin

These beetles are found in China and Tibet. A member of the Scarabaeidae family, its shell has a prismatic quality, refracting ambient light to give its bright green color, iridescent sheen.
Source:
Museum Purchase
Rights:

Maker/Donor
The Evolution Store
Related Place
China