Subject: Invasion fo the giant WTHs
Location: SE Michigan
November 3, 2012 9:13 pm
Spotted four of these in my backyard in early November. Two pairs in widely-separated locations. About an inch long, black-green in color, big fat abdomens, small wings/wing covers. Very sluggish. What the heck are they?
Signature: Fred Robinson

Oil Beetle

Hi Fred,
This is an Oil Beetle, a type of Blister Beetle in the genus
Meloe.

Location: Michigan

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