Blister Beetle
Epicauta puncticollis

black blister beetle
This shot of Epicauta puncticollis taken at Powder Mountain shows more of the back.

black blister beetle
This photo gives more of a side view.

epicauta in black
A front view is always good if you can get one but I'm telling you now that black beetles on a
yellow background are hard to get in focus. Don't ask me why. © Carol Davis, 8-2-2009

Home - Insects and Bugs of Utah

Other Home - Amazing Nature