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Net wing beetle (Family Lycidae)

calopteron discrepans

Notes:

Adults eat nectar and honeydew. Larvae: Despite anecdotal reports of carnivory, most, if not all, feed on myxomycetes or metabolic products of fungi. (Thanks Noriet Alejandra).



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4 Comments

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 7 years ago

NIce to know it, thank you, Norieth.

NoriethAlejandra
NoriethAlejandra 7 years ago

Adults eat nectar and honeydew. Larvae: Despite anecdotal reports of carnivory, most, if not all, feed on myxomycetes or metabolic products of fungi

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 7 years ago

Thank you, Juan.

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 7 years ago

this is a Net wing beetle (Lycidae)

Quatro Barras, Paraná, Brazil

Lat: -25.37, Long: -49.07

Spotted on Oct 27, 2011
Submitted on Oct 27, 2011

Spotted for mission

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