New Scarab Beetle from Cambodia Named After Roman Goddess of Love

A team of Japanese scientists found and described a new species of scarab beetle from Cambodia. The beetle was named Termitotrox venus after Venus, the Roman goddess of beauty and love. The study was published in the open-access journal ZooKeys. Mr. Kakizoe and Dr. Maruyama from the Kyushu University in Japan discovered the new scarab […]

Source: Entomology Today

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