False Bombardier Beetle

Galerita bicolor

Summary 2

Galerita bicolor is a false bombardier beetle occurring in the eastern United States. Its mimicry of the colors and shape of a bombardier beetle help it evade predators.

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  1. (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY), https://www.flickr.com/photos/treegrow/33810103163/
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galerita_bicolor

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