Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Family Cleridae - Checkered Beetles


Green beetle - Necrobia rufipes green beetle - Necrobia violacea Red-legged Ham Beetle - Necrobia rufipes Necrobia rufipes - Red-legged Ham Beetle?? - Necrobia violacea Red-legged Ham Beetle - Necrobia rufipes beetle - Necrobia violacea Necrobia violacea? - Necrobia violacea Necrobia rufipes? - Necrobia rufipes

Neorthopleura texana (Bland) - Neorthopleura texana Loedelia maculicollis  - Loedelia maculicollis Clerid from scrub oak aerea  - Loedelia discoidea unknown beetle - Loedelia maculicollis Neorthopleura thoracica Unknown Beetle - Neorthopleura thoracica Beetle with the Golden Hair - Neorthopleura Neorthopleura texana

Cregya america Opitz - Cregya america Chariessa elegans (Cleridae) - Chariessa elegans Chariessa elegans - Chariessa catalina Checkered beetle - Cregya oculata Chariessa pilosa/texana - Chariessa texana - female Chariessa catalina Chariessa catalina ? - Chariessa catalina Chariessa vestita

Tarsostenus univittatus beetle found in eucalyptus sapling harvested from Salinas, CA. Now in San Mateo  Bark has been hewn.  Beetles walking at night.  - Paratillus carus - female Tarsostenus univittatus (Rossi) - Tarsostenus univittatus Miniature Clerid - Tarsostenus univittatus

Zenodosus sanguineus? - Zenodosus sanguineus Beetle - Zenodosus sanguineus Zenodosus sanguineus Thaneroclerus buquet (Lefebvre) - Thaneroclerus buquet Zenodosus sanguineus Fuzzy red beetle (Cleridae?) - Zenodosus sanguineus Fuzzy red beetle (Cleridae?) - Zenodosus sanguineus Zenodosus sanguineus