Origin of burying beetle
Examples from the Web for burying beetle
This is the Burying-beetle, the Necrophorus, so different from the cadaveric mob in dress and habits.
Butterflies, moths, and a burying-beetle especially desired.
A general scavenger, the Burying-beetle refuses no sort of cadaveric putrescence.
It was a tiny beetle no more than eight inches long—a burying-beetle.The Red Dust|Murray Leinster
It was a tiny beetle no more than eight inches long—a sexton or burying-beetle.The Forgotten Planet|Murray Leinster