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Click beetle

Description:

Small brown beetle that if overturned will click to right itself.

Habitat:

Anywhere dark, sometimes found in homes/basements during Winter.

Notes:

Their larvae are called wire worms, and eat plant roots. Adults eat a variety of plant leaves. Harmless, do not bite.


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2 Comments

keithp2012
keithp2012 4 years ago

what species of click beetle?

keithp2012
keithp2012 6 years ago

Click beetle

West Babylon, New York, USA

Lat: 40.70, Long: -73.35

Spotted on Jul 6, 2010
Submitted on Sep 7, 2010

Spotted for mission

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