Accepted name:

Gymnetis chalcipes Gory & Percheron, 1833

Synonyms:

Gymnetis irregularis Gory & Percheron, 1833; Gymnetis similis Gory & Percheron, 1833; Scarabaeus tonkaeus Voet, 1779

Gymnetis chalcipes
Gymnetis chalcipes

Size: 15 – 25 mm
Origin: Argentina, Peru, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay
Temperature: 20-28 ° C
Air humidity: medium to low
Substrate moisture: Medium to Low
Development time: 6 – 8 months
Food for adults: ripe fruit, BeetleJelly
Food for larvae: Leaf, compost
Breeding difficulty: Easy