???? #RainbowChallenge: There are plenty of rainbows to be seen in our #insect collection... Like these Frog-Legged Beetles (Chrysomelidae, Sagra spp.) #Biodiversity #NatHist pic.twitter.com/JCam7Ejoj0 Natural Sciences NMS
I just realised that I was meant to be flying out to sardinia last week so right now I should be in a field harvesting lemons and oranges to prepare for celebrating sagra degli agrumi this weekend. I wanna cry pic.twitter.com/4oeHrK85h6 yaz
Frog-legged Leaf #Beetle (Sagra femorata, Chrysomelidae)
This is a defensive posture, presumably intended to make the beetle look like a rearing threat. The next step is to drop and play dead.
#insect #China #Yunnan #Coleoptera #entomology pic.twitter.com/k0RMveQK71