What kind of beetle is this?
Location: Marion county, Missouri. USA
June 5, 2011 4:56 pm
This bug was found in Marion county, Missouri. We are not sure what kind of beetle it is.
Signature: Brian

Swamp Milkweed Beetle

Hi Brian,
The beetle in question is a Swamp Milkweed Beetle,
Labidomera clivicollis, and there is considerable variation between individuals in both the coloration and the extent of the black markings.

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