Scarab Beetle


One of my favorite places to discover insects, birds and wildlife is the Ft. Worth Nature Center and Refuge. I rediscovered this shot as I was looking for interesting photos to share.  I’m fond of the ‘metallic looking armor’.

Scarab Beetle

I did a Google search and it’s a type of scarab beetle. National Geographic has information on this beetle—among the types of scarabs are dung beetles and also those pesky June bugs. Maybe I’ll try photographing those next.

The shot was taken Memorial Day weekend: May 2008.
Camera: Sony DSC-H2

Leave a Reply!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s