Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Beetle - Trichaltica scabricula

Beetle - Trichaltica scabricula
Salt Lick Point Land & Water Reserve, Monroe County, Illinois, USA
May 9, 2009

Trichaltica scabricula (Crotch)
Det. E. G. Riley 2009

i stand corrected -- cool beetle anyway!
Moved from Derocrepis erythropus.

Derocrepis erythropus Melsheimer 1847
nice and distinctive -- thanks, Tom! keep posting your nice pix and enriching the Guide

Moved from Flea Beetles.

Cool! I love having the firs
Cool! I love having the first image of a species in bugguide. Thanks for all your help!

Tom, would you mind
telling me what camera/lens you are using?

Canon 40D and 100mm 2.8 macro
Canon 40D and 100mm 2.8 macro

Thank you
that's the one I'm looking at, too

nice alticine; will figure it out
Moved from Beetles.