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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

甘薯梳龜甲 Aspidomorpha furcata

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

July 1, 2015 06:32 PM HKT

Description

甘薯梳龜甲 (Aspidomorpha furcata)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sambiology

Date

July 2, 2015

Description

Based on:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/3015/bgimage

And whew -- did this guy stink!!!

Photos / Sounds

Observer

rcurtis

Date

July 3, 2015 09:56 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Beetles Order Coleoptera

Observer

annemirdl

Date

June 21, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

扇角甲屬 Genus Callirhipis

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

July 3, 2015 11:05 PM HKT

Description

扇角甲屬 (Callirhipis)

Photos / Sounds

What

黃斑長跗螢葉甲 Monolepta signata

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

July 3, 2015 11:14 PM HKT

Description

黃斑長跗螢葉甲 Monolepta signata

Reference :
http://www.hkwildlife.net/Forum/viewthread.php?tid=66019
A Photographic Guide to Hong Kong Insects 香港昆蟲圖典 1st Edition 2014 P.357 - Hong Kong Entomological Society

Photos / Sounds

What

Ladybird Beetles Family Coccinellidae

Observer

smartrf

Date

July 3, 2015 08:35 AM PDT

Description

Looks like a ladybug larva turning into a pupa. On an exterior wall of the West Hollywood Community Center.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

annemirdl

Date

June 21, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Milkweed Longhorn Beetles Genus Tetraopes

Observer

ggnoma

Date

July 3, 2015 08:27 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Longhorn Beetles Family Cerambycidae

Observer

allenratzlaff

Date

July 2, 2015 10:55 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Spotted Cucumber Beetle Diabrotica undecimpunctata ssp. undecimpunctata

Observer

th0th

Date

July 2, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Striped Cucumber Beetle Acalymma trivittatum

Observer

th0th

Date

July 2, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

The Coleoptera /koʊliːˈɒptərə/ order of insects is commonly called beetles. The word "coleoptera" is from the Greek κολεός, koleos, meaning "sheath"; and πτερόν, pteron, meaning "wing", thus "sheathed wing", because most beetles have two pairs of wings, the front pair, the "elytra", being hardened and thickened into a sheath-like, or shell-like, protection for the rear pair, and for the rear part of the beetle's body. The superficial consistency of most beetles' morphology, in particular their possession...

No range data available.