There are over 4,500 species of scarab beetles worldwide, of which some are called dung beetles because they feed on the dung of vertebrates. Dung beetles are famous for rolling balls of dung along the ground and depositing them underground. This scarab beetle has a subtle purple sheen and in also found in a display with Egyptian Money and an old victorian print.
SCARAB BEEETLE FRAMING:
► UV blocking conservation glass (so colors/details won’t fade)
► Museum quality shadowbox frame
► Archival materials (Acid and Lignin free mounting papers)
► 6” H x 6” W x 1¼ “ D. (choose frame color: black, walnut, white)
► Hook attached to hang on wall or can also stand on its own
► Natural history story about the specimen comes on a vintage style museum label.
► Gift box with info about sustainable beetle origin and care of display.
► Professionally made by an entomologist in Sonoma County California.
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