Body surfaces reflect light to create colors: jewel beetles
The body surfaces of jewel beetles and other beetles create colors by reflecting lights at different wavelengths.
|Biomimetic Application Ideas|
|Structural colors for clothing, vehicles, paints.|
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Organism/taxonomy data provided by:
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2008 Annual Checklist
Application Ideas: Structural colors for clothing, vehicles, paints.
Industrial Sector(s) interested in this strategy: Manufacturing