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Photo#118237
Black Orange bug - Asphaera lustrans

Black Orange bug - Asphaera lustrans
Tavares, Lake County, Florida, USA
June 7, 2007
Saw one of these on the guide before - but can't remember the name.

beetle
You do not mentioin size, but it reminds me of a flea beetle.
Nice picture.

 
Shining Flea Beetle
Thats it! A shining flea beetle...
Thanks

 
Yes, quite common in FL.
Nice shot - I'm moving it to the guide.

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