Buy Asbolus verrucosus dead
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Note that dead specimens lose their blue coloration that they have in life. Deadstock is black.

Buy this dead insect for local school collection projects in the following states though they probably occur also in unlisted neighboring states to some extent. Dried specimens of this species are native to or established in the following areas of the United States. 

Arizona, California, Nevada

Taxonomy     Body Length ~19mm
Kingdom  Animalia   Wingspan n/a
Phylum  Arthropoda   Life Stage Adult
Class  Insecta   Status Frozen/Black
Order  Coleoptera   Bugguide Info & Photos  
Family  Tenebrionidae   Range/Distribution  
Subfamily  Pimeliinae      
Genus  Asbolus      
Species  verrucosus      
Common Name  Blue Death Feigning Beetle                 

 

Blue Death Feigning Beetle

Price: $6.00
Availability: Out-of-Stock