Copyright: Per Hoffmann Olsen

- Superfamily: Chrysomeloidea

Aromia moschata

Did you know?: The Musk Beetle is emitting, as a mechanism of defence, a delicate musky smell when disturbed.

Details: Aromia moschata

Aromia moschata (2)

Did you know?: After mating the Female searches for a willow tree, where she chews a notch into the bark for the eggs to be laid.

Details: Aromia moschata (2)

Rosalia alpina (3)

Did you know?: This Beetle has in recent years greatly depleted in Europe. According to the Berne Convention it is under european-wide protection.

Details: Rosalia alpina (3)

Mesosa curculionoides (2)

Did you know?: The species is widespread in Europe but not that common. Its a protected species in parts of Germany, Switzerland and parts of Austria.

Details: Mesosa curculionoides (2)

Spondylis buprestoides (2)

Did you know?: The species, known for its short antennas, is considered a relic of the pre-modern fauna. The fauna before the latest ice age.

Details: Spondylis buprestoides (2)