Heliotaurus ruficollis

Comb-clawed Beetle - feeding on Yellow Anacyclus at Praia De Rocha in the Algarve region of Portugal. Known for the comb-like appearance of the claws at closer viewing. Usually found feeding on flowers as shown here.

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