Delta Flower Scarab Beetle (Trigonopeltastes delta)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Delta Flower Scarab Beetle (Trigonopeltastes delta)

Adults take nectar/pollen. larva found in decaying wood. Usually I see these on flowers, but this one was hiding in some new leaf growth of blackberry.

Learn: http://bugguide.net/node/view/2832

Shown on Florida Native Plant: SAWTOOTH BLACKBERRY; PENNSYLVANIA BLACKBERRY (Rubus pensilvanicus)

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