Master Blister Beetle

Arizona Blister Beetle?
I took this several years ago in the middle of the Mojave Desert – miles from anything! I think it’s an Arizona Blister Beetle. He (?) was just sitting there on his butt eating lunch.
John Stevens
Palmdale, CA

Hi John,
BugGuide lists this species, Lytta magister, as having the common name Master Blister Beetle.

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