Beetle Shell


Beetle shell
The thick cephalic exoskeleton of
a beetle.
Stackable: 12

Other Uses

Resale Price: 63~66 gil

Synthesis Recipes


Used in Recipes

Desynthesis Recipes


Obtained from Desynthesis

How to Obtain

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Can be obtained as a random reward from the Gobbie Mystery Box Special Dial and similar sources.


Price: 298 - 1,495 gil
Name Location Type
Retto-Marutto Windurst Woods (H-12) Requires Bonecrafting Rank: Initiate
Shih Tayuun Windurst Woods (H-12) Guild Merchant

Dropped From

Name Level Zone
Beady Beetle 11-16 Inner Horutoto Ruins
Stag Beetle 20-23 Jugner Forest
20-23 Meriphataud Mountains
Unknown Jugner Forest (S)
Unknown Meriphataud Mountains (S)
Dung Beetle 23-26 Ordelle's Caves
Diving Beetle 25-28 Sauromugue Champaign
27-30 Carpenters' Landing
Goliath Beetle 29-31 Ordelle's Caves
Unknown Vunkerl Inlet (S)
Sand Beetle 36-40 Eastern Altepa Desert
Borer Beetle 41-44 Garlaige Citadel
Nest Beetle 45-47 Crawlers' Nest
Desert Beetle 47-51 Western Altepa Desert
Helm Beetle 51-58 Quicksand Caves
59-62 Crawlers' Nest
Blazer Beetle 52-54 Crawlers' Nest
Chamber Beetle 56-58 Garlaige Citadel
Armet Beetle 64-66 King Ranperre's Tomb
Starmite 65-67 Toraimarai Canal
Panzer Percival (NM) 25-26 Jugner Forest
Lumber Jack (NM) 55 Batallia Downs
Diamond Daig (NM) 70 Quicksand Caves


Name Zone Level Time Members
Carapace Combatants Horlais Peak 30 15 minutes 3

Monster Rearing

  • Green Foliage Treant - Possible reward from choosing to Collect items from monster.
  • Lizard - Possible reward from choosing to Collect items from monster.
  • Sapling - Possible reward from choosing to Collect items from monster.