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Hister Beetle

Acritus spp.

Description:

I went outside at 5:00 a.m. in the morning, to look for insects to photograph, at one of the two, outdoor, night light bulbs. I spotted this black beetle, resting near this, outdoor, night light bulb. This beetle, is all black in color.

Habitat:

I spotted this black beetle, resting near this, outdoor, night light bulb.

Notes:

I spotted this black beetle, resting near this, outdoor, night light bulb, at 5:00 a.m. in the morning. There were a lot of these black beetles, resting near this outdoor, night light bulb.

No species ID suggestions

3 Comments

Hema Shah
Hema Shah 6 months ago

yup I can see the bluish coloration in it!

Hema Shah
Hema Shah 6 months ago

Could be a Hister beetle.

Florida, USA

Lat: 28.06, Long: -81.49

Spotted on May 19, 2017
Submitted on May 19, 2017

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