Archive for June, 2009

Spotted Tree Borer Beetle

Discovered this handsome fella in the Buckeye Flats Campgrounds in Sequoia National Park last month.  The spotted tree borer (Synaphaeta guexi) is 11-27mm in body length and is most commonly found  from April to July.


Beetles of May (part 1)

Well, it’s been waaaay too long since my last post.  I’ve been concentrating on a different project for the last few weeks, but I’ve always had my camera on the ready for any springtime insects I come across.  And boy, have I come across a lot!  My last post shared with you my excitement of [...]