18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Rootworm Beetle

Rootworm Beetle (Chrysomelidae: Aulacophora sp.) feeding himself from the vegetation around the River Gomati. The picture was taken while on a nature walk around the Banks of River Gomati.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Lakhimpur kheri, India
Camera: NIKON D7100
Copyright: © Priyanshu Tripathi