South Africa 2014 part I – Beetle


I have been on a holiday in South Africa again.  It is a lovely country, and so versatile.  I came home with a lot of pictures on my memory card, and I would like to share some of them with you, starting with the smallest creature I photographed this time.  It’s a beetle found in the garden of my sister’s place in the Karoo.  About 4,5 – 5 cm in length. Beautiful beetle, I have never seen anything like it, so I searched the internet for information, but can’t find anything.

Here it is: