Synonycha grandis. One of the world's largest...
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Image #cld1603686
SpeciesSynonycha grandis
LocalitySarawak, Malaysia
DescriptionOne of the world's largest ladybird beetles (family Coccinellidae), reaching nearly 1.5 cm in length. Like other ladybird beetles, this species is brightly colored to warn predators of the toxic alkaloids it possesses in its blood. 
Keywordsaposematic | beetle | borneo | coccinellidae | coleoptera | coloration | fauna | insect | ladybird | ladybug | warning


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