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The Thornback Beetle: Guardian of the Darkest Jungle!


In the night hush of the Dark Jungle, where little sunlight filters through cathedral-like vines and orchids drape like jeweled tapestries, there scuttles a creature of myth and bone: The Thornback Beetle.


Crafted from the secrets of the wild, its armored head glistens like ivory - three catfish spikes, once guiding through murky depths, now pierce the air like regal horns. A raccoon lumbar vertebrae, weathered smooth by ancient rains, forms its proud helm, etched with the whispers of untold jungle stories.


Its thorax and abdomen, a fortress woven from five raccoon cervical vertebrae, bear the weight of ages. A glistening capstone, the enamel tip of an American alligator tooth, guards the creature's secrets, radiating an brilliant luminescence in the twilight.


From this armored body sprout six sturdy legs, fashioned from rattlesnake ribs that once rattled warnings through sun-dappled meadows. They whisper legends with each silent step, a testament to the creature's lineage.


No bigger than your hand, The Thornback Beetle is a paradox: a gentle giant, a silent sentinel, a weaver of bioluminescent trails across the velvet darkness. It guards the hidden pathways of the Dark Jungle, its luminous carapace a beacon to lost souls and wayward explorers.


Bring home a piece of the jungle's magic with The  Thornback Beetle. This fantastical BoneBug, a living ode to nature's resilience and beauty, will remind you that even in the deepest shadows, wonder shines through.


5 inches long by 2 inches high. You will receive the item photographed. There is only one.

The Thornback Beetle BoneBug

SKU: 110110
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  • Made from natural animal bones which tend to discolor with time.  Bones will patina due the manner in which displayed and handling. 

    Keep in mind that all items are one of a kind and we are limited to what is provided to us by nature. Environmental Reclamation. 

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