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Trichostetha capensis (Brunia beetle)

Life > Eukaryotes > Opisthokonta > Metazoa (animals) > Bilateria > Ecdysozoa > Panarthropoda > Tritocerebra > Arthopoda > Mandibulata > Atelocerata > Panhexapoda > Hexapoda > Insecta (insects) > Dicondyla > Pterygota > Metapterygota > Neoptera > Eumetabola > Holometabola > Coleoptera (beetles) > Polyphaga > Superfamily: Scarabaeoidea > Family: Scarabaeidae > Subfamily: Cetoniinae > Tribe: Cetoniini

Adults are usually found on inflorescences of species in the family Bruniaceae.

Trichostetha capensis

 

Trichostetha capensis on Berzelia lanuginosa flowerhead  [image H. Robertson, Iziko ].

 

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