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Everyone likes dung beetles .... Part 1

 
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Jan 28, 2018 04:36 |  #1

Some of my favourites from New Year's Eve

This first set is the nursing dung beetle

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Jan 29, 2018 00:23 |  #2

Lovely captures- great looking beetle.

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Jan 29, 2018 01:22 |  #3

Great set of shots. Captured very neatly and clearly.


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Jan 31, 2018 08:35 |  #4

Neat. I like the big rhino looking spike/horn.


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Jan 31, 2018 13:53 |  #5

Wonderful sequence of a fab looking beetle.


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Jan 31, 2018 15:13 |  #6

Everybody Likes Dung Beetles...coming this Fall to the WB! :-)


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Jan 31, 2018 15:24 |  #7

I credit you for impeccable taste for keeping their food out of the picture.  :p


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