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Dor Beetle

A black (or dark metallic blue or even green) burying beetle often found near horse or cow dung.


Common Name Dor Beetle
Scientific Name Geotrupes stercorarius
Species Group Scarab Beetles and Burying beetles
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Scarab Beetles and Burying beetles