The blood beetle was a species of scavenging insect. The beetles had the ability to locate a corpse and devour it down to the bone. Behind the scenes[edit | edit source] Blood beetles were first mentioned in the 2007 novel Darth Bane: Rule of Two, written by Drew Karpyshyn. Appearances[edit | edit source] Darth Bane: Rule of Two (First mentioned) Darth Bane: Rule of Two audiobook Sources[edit | edit source] The Complete Star Wars Encyclopedia Notes and references[edit | edit source] ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 The Complete Star Wars Encyclopedia, Vol. I, p. 79 ("blood beetle") ↑ Darth Bane: Rule of Two In other languages polski Retrieved from "https://starwars.fandom.com/wiki/Blood_beetle?oldid=10118544" Categories: Legends articles Wookieepedia Comprehensive articles Beetles Saprophagous creatures Species of undefined sentience Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.