This 3D puzzle set from Assembli contains all the parts to assemble the cardboard Violin Beetle without glue. The Violin Beetle is made of black cardboard. The shield is made of green metallic paper.
In the package of the Assembli Viook beetle you will find:
Dimensions: 11 x 9.2 x 2.7 cm
The scientific name of this beetle is Mormolyce phyllodes. This insect has a flat, round to oval body with a long head and long, thread-like antennae, the reason they have been given this particular name. Violin beetles can reach an overall length of 0.6 to 1 cm. Their characteristic appearance protects them from predators. Their flat shaped body allows them to hide in cracks in the soil or under the bark and leaves of trees.This species is found in the tropical rainforests of Southeast Asia.