Oct. 27, 2016 8:08 a.m. P1620180
These Epicauta species Blister Beetles were seen last week on the same big bunchgrass across the creek from the Admin. Bldg. at LBJ WC.
June 1, 2017 7:18 a.m. P1670697
This is one of the Antlike Flower Beetle, Notoxus calcaratus. It's sitting on the frame of a light fixture at LBJ WC. Anthicid.
Oct. 5, 2018 9:25 a.m. P1770319
VB brought to class from her Candelaria trip. This is in a blister beetle family genus called Desert Spider Beetles, Cysteodemus wislizeni, the Black Bladder-bodied Meloid from the Chihuahuan Desert. The other member of this genus lives in Mojave Desert areas. Meloid.