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.
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.