Mormolyce phyllodes. Fiddle Beetles (Carabidae: Thyreopterinae) are...
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Image #cld07030288
SpeciesMormolyce phyllodes
LocalityTerengganu, Malaysia
DescriptionFiddle Beetles (Carabidae: Thyreopterinae) are found in forested habitats in tropical Southeast Asia. Their bizarre flattened wing-sheaths allow them to maneuver under tree bark and cracks where they hunt for other insects. 
Keywordsbeetle | carabidae | coleoptera | fauna | fiddle | insect | malaysia | peninsular | thyreopterinae | violin | west

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