Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Margined Leatherwing

Chauliognathus marginatus

Description:

Orange to Yellow wings. Black dots on wing tips. About 1/2 inch long.

Habitat:

Backyard

2 Species ID Suggestions

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 9 years ago
Goldenrod soldier beetle
Chauliognathus pensylvanicus Species Chauliognathus pensylvanicus - Goldenrod Soldier Beetle - BugGuide.Net
Margined Leatherwing
Chauliognathus marginatus Species Chauliognathus marginatus - Margined Leatherwing - BugGuide.Net


Sign in to suggest organism ID

3 Comments

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 9 years ago

Oops! Thanks, Latimeria. I jumped the gun on this one.

Latimeria
Latimeria 9 years ago

It's a bit early for the Pennsylvania Leatherwing, I would lean towards the Margined Leatherwing instead.

SarahWhitt
SarahWhitt 9 years ago

Also called a Pennsylvania Leatherwing.

CEJ
Spotted by
CEJ

Maryland, USA

Spotted on May 27, 2012
Submitted on May 27, 2012

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team