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

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