Wedge-shaped Beetle (Macrosiagon cruenta)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Wedge-shaped Beetle (Macrosiagon cruenta)

New to my buggy life list. Lays eggs on flowers, and its larvae are parasitic on flower-visiting wasps such as Vespidae, Tiphiidae, Pompilidae, Crabronidae, Sphecidae and bees such as Halictidae and Apidae

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Shown on Florida Native Plant: CLIMBING HEMPVINE (Mikania scandens)

Species list for Florida: beetle list



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