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Recent observations

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Square

What

Desert Stink Beetles Genus Eleodes

Observer

paloma

Date

April 17, 2014 04:08 PM PDT

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What

Convergent Lady Beetle Hippodamia convergens

Observer

jaykeller

Date

April 7, 2014 10:51 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Escarabajos y parientes Order Coleoptera

Observer

nallely

Date

April 17, 2014

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Square

Observer

pbedell

Date

April 17, 2014

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jaykeller

Date

April 7, 2014 02:21 PM PDT

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Square

Observer

jeckberg

Date

September 5, 2013

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Square

Observer

francisco3

Date

April 17, 2014 09:40 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Asian Lady Beetle Harmonia axyridis

Observer

ctracey

Date

April 16, 2014 05:48 PM EDT

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Square

What

Gyascutus planicosta ssp. planicosta Gyascutus planicosta

Observer

jeckberg

Date

August 10, 2010

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Square

What

Asiatischer Marienkäfer Harmonia axyridis

Observer

jakob

Date

April 17, 2014

Place

Hinterhof (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Pine ladybird Exochomus quadripustulatus

Observer

sterling

Date

April 16, 2014

Description

I can't seam to find an ID for this one. Haven't been able to find it in any B.C. online field guides.

Anyone know what it is?

very small, found it on a Laceleaf Weeping Japanese Red Maple Tree

My guess is a Scymninae of some sorts

Photos / Sounds

Observer

finatic

Date

April 6, 2014 02:18 PM PDT

Description

Cochise County, Arizona, US

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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.