Velvety Yellow Snout Beetle

January 27, 2010 | Caraça Natural Park, Minas Gerais, Brazil

I resisted the urge to touch this one. It just looks so soft.

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2 Responses to Velvety Yellow Snout Beetle

  1. Patrick Coin says:

    It looks so much like pollen.

  2. Troy Bartlett says:

    It does look like pollen. In fact, I wondered at first if that’s what it was. There’s an obvious pattern though, so I figured it must not be.

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