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  duang nuad yao thahaan

 

Laos

The Long-whiskered Soldier Beetle (Diastocera wallichi tonkinensis) is a kind of medium-sized long-horned beetle found in Vietnam, China, Laos and Thailand, where it is named duang nuad yao thahaan. It is not just beautiful, but can be trained to sweep chimneys too. See also List of Thai Insect Names.

See also WILDLIFE PICTURES.