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    • Mecynorrhina passerinii
    • Amaurodes passerinii
  • English
    • Orange-spotted fruit chafer

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What

Orange-spotted fruit chafer Mecynorrhina passerinii

Observer

jeremyoates

Date

December 4, 2016 11:41 AM CET

Place

Zimbabwe (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Orange-spotted fruit chafer Mecynorrhina passerinii

Observer

martingrimm

Date

October 19, 2016 09:52 AM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jakob

Date

December 13, 2014

Description

I think that's the most beautiful fruit chafer I've seen so far.

Caught in a mist net set for bats.

Photos / Sounds

What

Orange-spotted fruit chafer Mecynorrhina passerinii

Observer

i_c_riddell

Date

December 19, 2013 01:20 PM CAT

Description

Elytra with red spots suggests M. passerinii

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Description from Wikipedia

Mecynorrhina passerinii, the Orange-Spotted Fruit Chafer, is a species of beetles belonging to the family Scarabaeidae, subfamily Cetoniinae.

No range data available.
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