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Darkling Beetle (Tenebrionidae)
Strongylium sp.

Location

Singapore

Date

09/04/2021

Description

Tenebrionid beetles play a vital role in the ecosystem. Being omnivores, they feed on fresh plant matter, decaying leaves, rotting wood and fungi. They act as nature's clean-up crew and ensure the continuation of many other species in the ecosystem.

Photo Link

https://www.instagram.com/p/CNcmQlkgGsF/

Learn More

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Darkling_beetle
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