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This is why beetles are cool
« on: January 11, 2018, 07:31:59 PM »
Quail skull the little buggars cleaned up.

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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2018, 07:51:41 PM »
They even left a tip when they were done! That's some classy diners. :chuckle:
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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2018, 08:52:39 PM »
Beatles are the only way to go to clean a skull. Looks great by the way.

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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2018, 07:55:59 AM »
They even left a tip when they were done! That's some classy diners. :chuckle:

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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #4 on: January 12, 2018, 09:13:56 AM »
Coleoptera, a wondrous, diverse group.  Thanks

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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #5 on: January 12, 2018, 09:45:32 AM »
that is cool

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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #6 on: January 12, 2018, 04:30:15 PM »
Nice!  :tup:

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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #7 on: January 12, 2018, 04:45:14 PM »
Awesome :tup:
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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #8 on: January 13, 2018, 09:31:34 AM »
Very cool!

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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #9 on: January 13, 2018, 09:41:23 AM »
Ummmm
Where do you get these beetles or are they just something a taxi has?

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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #10 on: January 13, 2018, 10:40:06 AM »
You can buy them on eBay.  They are called dermistead beetles. 

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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #11 on: January 13, 2018, 11:23:42 AM »
Not something thatís easy to have, needs high temps, plus kept away from Taxidermy mounts.

If I had a shop I would have them.

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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #12 on: February 21, 2018, 09:18:23 PM »
Crazy!  :tup:

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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #13 on: February 21, 2018, 09:20:51 PM »
Pristine  :tup:

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Re: This is why beetles are cool
« Reply #14 on: February 22, 2018, 12:09:02 PM »
How about this mouse skull?


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