Fruit chafer

Fruit chafer

Observation - Fruit chafer - Southern Africa. Description: Fruit chafer visits invasive thistle - Circium vulgare. Fruit chafers seem to be quite common, generalist pollinators in these systems. We also saw members of this taxon visit Kniphofia flowers and invasive bramble (Rubus sp.) flowers.

Fruit chafer visits invasive thistle - Circium vulgare. Fruit chafers seem to be quite common, generalist pollinators in these systems. We also saw members of this taxon visit Kniphofia flowers and invasive bramble (Rubus sp.) flowers.