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Canon 60D

The beetles, travel in swarms of thousands, are infiltrating many trees and gardens around the state of Melbourne Australia

APPEARANCE
Dark green wings, yellow-orange strip behind head, yellow-orange abdomen, black head, black legs.

MOST COMMONLY SEEN
Hot and humid conditions after wet winters, in urban areas with large vegetation.

WHAT THEY EAT
Adults survive on pollen and nectar, the larvae eat other insects.

SIZE
Up to two centimetres.

Tags

soldier beetles, melbourne, australia, swarm, wasp, legs, black, yellow, head, dark green, the beetles

Welcome to Dave’s Red Bubble Site. Dave was born in Ireland and grew up in Dublin and he has lived in Australia for the the last Six years. Dave enjoys anything that is creative and he has done from a very early age. He has a BA degree in Graphic design and enjoys painting, drawing, photography, print, web design and playing music.

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