Origin of dung beetle
Examples from the Web for dung beetle
I know in my neighbourhood one Dung-beetle and one alone who also works among carrion.
One or more species of the dung-beetle mites (Gamasid) have also been known to fasten themselves on man.Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
Our modern knights might be very handsomely represented in steel-blue armour, made from the wings of the dung-beetle.Tour in England, Ireland, and France, in the years 1826, 1827, 1828 and 1829.|Hermann Pckler-Muskau
In the same manner, nothing changes in the art of the Dung-beetle, victualling himself with materials in this mine or that.
And then to be fooling round here alone night after night with that dung-beetle, that Tommy—the beast smells, I tell you.The Song of Songs|Hermann Sudermann