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Flea Beetle

Sagra longicollis

Habitat:

Spotted this in Kaas Satara .



1 species ID suggestions

11 Comments

viraj sushi karnik
viraj sushi karnik 3 years ago

Thanks Juan ,i uploaded one more , a beautiful spider also sighted in Kaas , would appreciate if you know more about it !

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 3 years ago

yep. Now put the other picture as a new spot named Tiger beetle

viraj sushi karnik
viraj sushi karnik 3 years ago

Am i doing this right now? Please tell me! thanks in advance!:-)

viraj sushi karnik
viraj sushi karnik 3 years ago

Thanks Ashish and Juan , i love photography but have not any knowledge about creatures etc! So thank you for all your help, i really appreciate it , i hop to learn here ! :-)

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 3 years ago

And the firs picture is a Flea beetle.
I recomend you to put each picture as a separated Spot

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 3 years ago

The second picture is a Tiger beetle (Cicindellidae)

viraj sushi karnik
viraj sushi karnik 3 years ago

wow! i am learning here! Thx to you both! so should i delete the second picture.. i didnt realize they are diff creatures!!!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 3 years ago

Yes Juan... I also felt legs and Neck of beetle seen in first picture is look different than seen in second.

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 3 years ago

mmm, there's two different beetles here: the first picture is from Chrysomelidae, the second from Cicindellidae

viraj sushi karnik
viraj sushi karnik 3 years ago

@ Ashish , Thx for the correction!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 3 years ago

Actually this is Tiger beetle
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Green_...

Maharashtra, India

Lat: 17.68, Long: 73.97

Spotted on Oct 4, 2011
Submitted on Oct 4, 2011

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