Geotrupes stercorarius reach lengths of 16 mm to 25 mm. The face of the beetle is black or black-blue, and the underside is blue, blue-green or blueviolet. The beetles are slightly hairy. Their wing covers each have 7 long rows of weak spots. The beetle can make noises. with its rear hips.
|Earth-boring dung beetle - Geotrupes stercorarius - front view|
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|1. ||Earth-boring dung beetle - Geotrupes stercorarius|
|2. ||Earth-boring dung beetle - Geotrupes stercorarius - front view|