Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Blister beetle

Mylabris sp.


It is a species of polyphagous beetle from the family Meloidae, present in Europe. It could be M. quadripunctata


Sierra de Gredos.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


The MnMs
The MnMs 6 years ago

Thanks Kostas! I wll check it out :-)

KostasZontanos 6 years ago

"Despite their high variability (as the name implies) is characterized in that the abdomen ends with a black band." I think that this is not the case. Maybe this is not a mylabris variabilis. Perhaps is mylabris quadripunctata. (

The MnMs
Spotted by
The MnMs

Navarredonda de Gredos, Castilla y León, Spain

Spotted on Jul 15, 2012
Submitted on Aug 5, 2012

Related Spottings

Mylabris (Mylabris) variabilis (Pallas 1781) Blister beetle Blister beetle Blister Beetle

Nearby Spottings

Chinche de las semillas Great Banded Grayling & Medioluto ibérica Butterfly Green Forester & Medioluto sharing meal


Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors