Beetles - BarbaraRibble
P114DeadTxBumeliaBorerDOR479
July 19, 2012  P1140479
We found one Texas Bumelia Borer, Plinthocoelium suaveolens, on the ground, but turns out he is dead.  You can tell how the red coloring has gone out of his legs.   Many species lose color in the legs and other soft parts when they die--birds, dragonflies, and more.

P114DeadTxBumeliaBorerDOR479
July 19, 2012 P1140479
We found one Texas Bumelia Borer, Plinthocoelium suaveolens, on the ground, but turns out he is dead. You can tell how the red coloring has gone out of his legs. Many species lose color in the legs and other soft parts when they die--birds, dragonflies, and more.