Saddled Sun Beetle Pachnoda marginata peregrina

Saddled Sun Beetle
Saddled Sun Beetle
Saddled Sun Beetle
Pachnoda marginata is a Sun Beetle that has several subspecies with different forms through West and Central Africa. The Saddled Sun Beetle is the peregrina subspecies with its brown saddled markings on a yellow background. It feeds on rotting fruit and grows to some 2.5 cm.