blister beetle

(Epicauta spp.)

               
    blister beetle (Epicauta sp.)
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
Size

Total Length: to 11 16

         
         
         
          Photo by Bill Reynolds

Identification

 


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No Common Name
This genus has no common name. The common name of the family Meloidae is blister beetles, and is applied here for the sake of convenience.


Taxonomy

Order:

Coleoptera (beetles)

 

Suborder:

Polyphaga (water, rove, scarab, longhorn, leaf and snout beetles)

 

Infraorder:

Cucujiformia

 

Superfamily:

Tenebrionoidea

 

Family:

Meloidae (blister beetles)

 
Subordinate Taxa

subgenus Epicauta

subgenus Macrobasis

 
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Location: Pennington Co MN

blister beetle (Epicauta sp.)


     
     
 
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