Sentence Examples with the word scarabaeus

The habits of Scarabaeus have been described in detail by J.

In 1548 he took the degree of master of arts; but in the same year he found it necessary to leave England on account of the suspicions entertained of his being a conjurer; these were first excited by a piece of machinery, which, in the Pax of Aristophanes, he exhibited to the university, representing the scarabaeus flying up to Jupiter, with a man and a basket of victuals on its back.

There are many varieties of beetle, including a number of species representing the scarabaeus of the ancients.