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Family Cantharidae - Soldier Beetles?
Soldier beetle, family Cantharidae.
Approx 8mm long black and yellow .
About 6mm long.
it was raining the day i shot it.
Photographed on Stream Trail
1 cm long larva snacking on unidentified eggs
Asleep on a Eucalyptus sapling in a wood
Yellow and black beetle.
About 11mm long
A soldier beetle with short wings and even shorter elytra.
Soldier beetles (probably C. livida) mating
Lovely little brown velvet larva, I spotted it in the water and pulled it out.
Coleoptera; Elateroidea; Cantharidae; ...
Soldier Beetle (Cantharidae sp.), Knight's ...
Red and black beetle feeding on a purple flower. About 18 mm long (0.7 inch). ...
Yellow and black Soldier Beetle, 1.5 cm long, Family
Beige and orange Soldier Beetle about 1.5 cm long, Family
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