Posts Tagged: soldier beetles
The Red Coats are coming. The Red Coats are coming. No, not an army of soldiers. Soldier...
A soldier beetle (family Cantharida) looks out over a milkweed in search of more aphids. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
"You can never be too rich, too young, too blonde or too thin," a quote often attributed to Wallis...
Ladybugs and soldier beetles--along with aphids--on a plum tree. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Fast-moving soldier beetle crawls toward a pair of ladybugs on a plum tree. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Ladybug eggs mean more ladybugs. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Some call them "soldier beetles."Some call them "leather-winged beetles."Some call them...
Ready for Flight
Got aphids? The important work that soldier beetles (family Cantharidae) do is never more...
Lone soldier beetle
Insects are cold-blooded so their temperature coincides with their environment. Before the sun...
Aphid in early morning sun