Subject:  Beetle
Geographic location of the bug:  Ellivott, Colorado
Date: 06/08/2018
Time: 08:42 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman:  I would like to know what these beetles are eating up my garden
How you want your letter signed:  Lisa Rascon

Spotted Blister Beetle

Dear Lisa,
We are quite confident that we have identified your Blister Beetle as a Spotted Blister Beetle,
Epicauta maculata, thanks to images posted to BugGuide.  The larvae of Spotted Blister Beetles feed on Grasshopper eggs, but adults are plant feeders as you have experienced.

Location: Ellivott, Colorado

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