Caption: Cardinal beetle (Pyrochroa coccinea) taking off from a leaf. Like all beetles, the cardinal has hard outer wing cases (elytra) protecting its flying wings. The cardinal beetle's coloration warns predators of its toxicity. Filmed in Denmark.

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Cardinal beetle

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