Oxythyrea funesta  Poda von Neuhaus, 1761
Main synonym = Scarabaeus funesta    Poda, 1761
Taxonomical Classification:  Animalia / Arthropoda / Insecta / Coleoptera / Scarabaeidae
White-spotted barbary bug, Mediterranean Spotted Chafer     Busuf tat-Tikki Bojod
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A very common species in the Maltese Islands, the adults feed on a wide range of flowers - they consume pollen. About 13mm in length.

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