TYPE: Insect, Undead.
TURF: Castles, Arctic.
AFFILIATIONS: Koopa Troop.
CLOSE RELATIVES: Buzzy Beetle.
SKILLS AND ATTACKS: It can push spikes out of its back!
STRENGTHS: When the spikes are out, you can't jump on it.
WEAKNESSES: When it's spikes are retracted, you can jump on it and flip it over.
BACKGROUND: Bony Beetles have strong shells that can release spikes, just like a hedgehog. These creatures are dangerous. They land on the enemies with their spikes and when the spikes are retracted, they spin towards them. Bony Beetles are very rare and strong, so Bowser uses them last.