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Found in Oklahoma
Soldier beetle on some wildflowers
American Black Elderberry (Sambucus nigra)
The species is native to North America.
This was on a wildflower.
In my melon blossom, feeing on some pollen
Mating soldier beetles
Golden/Orange in color
marsh with grasslands
small orange and black bug
In a prairie, observed on Dotted Mint (Monarda punctata)
Two goldenrod beetles mating on a wildflower.
open weedy field on what appears to be goldenrod
The adult's diet consists of grasshopper eggs, cucumber beetles, and a variety ...
perhaps a long horned beetle with aphid parasites?
1 cm long soldier beetles
Dark yellow-orange with black markings
Orange/brown with dark markings on elytra and abdomen
Goldenrod soldier beetle walking across some Queen Anne's Lace.
Large, orange colored beetle
The goldenrod and bull thistles are finally in their prime and these beetles ...
Spotted this specimen near the water's edge of Rennicks Pond in Williamsburg, ...
And orange insect. Orange on the back with black spots. Looks like it is black ...
1 inch long red and black bugs. They were mating on every wildflower and blade ...