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Orange Blister Beetle

Mylabris pustulata




1 species ID suggestions

Trichodes apiarius Trichodes apiarius

13 Comments

Aditi Rajan
Aditi Rajan 2 years ago

Thank you for the information Ashish :) and thanks for the comment Emma!

Hema Shah
Hema Shah 2 years ago

lovely Aditi!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 2 years ago

I saw this Beetle mostly around farm's fencing shrub plant's flowers. They find anywhere in Maharashtra mostly rural area. They seen at Kokan and Plateau's Hills forest areas.

Aditi Rajan
Aditi Rajan 2 years ago

Thats great! Where did u spot it in Maharashtra?

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 2 years ago

Nice Aditi... I have spotted same beetle in Delhi and Maharashtra.

http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/623...
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/705...

Aditi Rajan
Aditi Rajan 2 years ago

I know..its a beautiful insect!

textless
textless 2 years ago

Great markings. :)

Arun
Arun 2 years ago

Welcome @Aditi Rajan ...

Aditi Rajan
Aditi Rajan 2 years ago

Thanks!

Arun
Arun 2 years ago

Orange Blister Beetle (Mylabris pustulata) ....

Aditi Rajan
Aditi Rajan 2 years ago

Haha thanks! It was in Bandhavgarh National Park..

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 2 years ago

Look alike soft winged flower beetle.

ceherzog
ceherzog 2 years ago

Good picture...looks like it posed for you in a studio.

Madhya Pradesh, India

Lat: 22.30, Long: 80.59

Spotted on Apr 23, 2011
Submitted on Aug 7, 2011

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