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Figeater Beetle (Cotinis mutabilis) on a Velvet Mesquite (Prosopis velutina) bean - these wait for birds to poke a hole in peaches, then glom on and eat their fill. Very noisy when they're flying, but totally harmless. Easily identified by their green iridescence, unless you live in Texas, where their range overlaps with Cotinis nitida.
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Insect Specimen Cabinet of Curiosities – Cicada Beetle Bee Framed Nature Study Steampunk Victorian Mini Original Art Vegan
This cabinet of curiosity specimen piece is made up of hand painted brass insect stampings. A green cicada, beetle and bees are mounted on a white background with bits of watch parts, gears and tiny doll size skeleton keys. $35