Joe MacGown's Insect Drawings and Paintings - 1
Scarab Drawings, Nitidulid Drawings, and other Insect Drawings

A few scarab drawings I have done are listed below by scientific name. Just click on the name to see the image. Use the back button on your browser to return to this page. All drawings were done in pen and ink on white scratchboard. For information on how these drawings were done go to my scientific illustration site. For more insect drawings and Paintings go to Gallery 2 and Gallery 3.

Anomala innuba
Aphodius erraticus
Aphodius lodingi
Aphodius robinsoni
Aphonus castaneus
Aphotaenius sp.
Ataenius abditus
Ataenius apicalis
Ataenius ecruensis
Ataenius insculptis
Ataenius oaxacaensis
Ataenius simulator
Ateuchus histeroides histeroides
Bolboceras thoracicornis
Bolbocerosoma farctum
Bradycinetulus ferrugineus
Canthon chalcites
Copris fricator fricator
Cotalpa lanigera
Cotinus nitida
Cremastocheilus harrisii
Cyclocephala nigricollis
Deltochilum gibbosum gibbosum
Dialytes striatulus

Dichotomius carolinus
Diplotaxis liberta
Dynastes tityas
Dyscinetus morator
Eucanthus subtropicus
Euparia castanea
Ephoria herbacea
Eutheola humilis rugiceps
Geopsammodius hydropicus
Geotrupes blackburnii excrementi
Germarostes globusus (dorsal view)
Germarostes globusus (lateral view)
Gnorimella maculosa
Gronocarus autumnalis
Hoplia trivialis
Hybosorus illigeri
Macrodactylus angustatus
Martineziella dutertrei
Melonacanthon bispinatus
Ochodaeus musculus
Odontopsammodius bidens
Omorgus asper
Onthophagus concinnus
Paragymnetis flavomarginata

Parastasia brevipes
Pelidnota punctata
Phaneus triangularis
Phileurus truncatus
Phyllophaga obsoleat vanalleri
Phyllophaga davisi
Phyllophaga debilis
Phyllophaga ilicis
Platytomus longulus
Polyphylla occidentalis
Popillia japonica
Pseudoataenius socialis
Pseudocanthon perplexus
Psilocnemis leucosticta
Serica campestris
Serica parallela
Strategus anteus
Strigoderma pygmaea
Tomarus neglectus
Trichiotinus affinis
Trigonopeltastes delta
Trox variolatus
Valgus canaliculatus
Xyloryctes jamaicensis

Nitidulidae drawings

Amphicrossus ciliatus
Amphotis schwarzi
Carpophilus brachypterus
Colopterus niger
Cryptarcha concinna
Cychramus adjustus
Epuraea helvola
Epuraea peltoides
Lobiopa undulata
Melgethes aeneus
Prometopia sexmaculata
 

Miscellaneous Insect Drawings

Melanoplus stegocercus (Orthoptera: Acrididae)
Cicindela hamata ( Coleoptera: Cicindelidae)
Cicindela viridicollis ( Coleoptera: Cicindelidae)
Xylosandrus crassiusculus
(Coleoptera: Scolytidae)
Xylosandrus mutilatus-profile (Coleoptera: Scolytidae)
Xylosandrus mutilatus-dorsal (Coleoptera: Scolytidae)
Astylopsis fascipennis (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Eriotremex formosanus-male (Hymenoptera: Siricidae)
Linepithema humile (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)
Tapinoma sessile (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)
Brachymyrmex patagonicus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)
Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae)
Apocephalus tenuipes (Diptera: Phoridae)