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Pachnoda marginata (Sun beetle)

Synonyms: Cetonia monacha

Wikipedia Abstract

Pachnoda marginata is a beetle from the subfamily Cetoniinae with a large number of subspecies that lives in west and central Africa. They are sometimes used as food for terrarium animals. The adult beetles are 20–30 mm, the larvae are very small when they hatch, but can grow as long as 60 mm. (2.36 in.)
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Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Aalborg Zoo
Aqua Zoo Friesland
Bristol Zoo Gardens
Budapest Zool.& Botanical Garden
Copenhagen Zoo
Dudley Zoological Gardens
Faunia (Parque Biologico De Madrid,SA)
Kishinev Zoopark
Knowsley Safari Park
Kyiv Zoological Park
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw
Neunkircher Zoologischer Garten GmbH
Permskii Zoologicheskii Sad
Reaseheath College Animal Centre
Rostock Zoologischer Garten
Rotterdam Zoo
Tallinn Zoo
Terra Natura S.A.
Thuringer Zoopark Erfurt
Tropical Butterfly House
Walford & North Shropshire College
Welsh Mountain Zoo
West Midland Safari & Leisure Park Ltd
Wild Animal Park Mechelen Planckendael


Afrotropical (Tropical Africa, Gambia, Arabia); Afrotropical(Tropical Africa, Gambia, Arabia);



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