Eyed Click Beetle (Alaus lusciosus)

Order: Coleoptera (ko-lee-OP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Elateridae
Genus: Alaus
Species: lusciosus

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Germantown, Maryland
West Berlin, New Jersey
Helena, Oklahoma
Florence, South Carolina
Mission, Texas

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On Apr 19, 2009, TexasPuddyPrint from Edinburg, TX wrote:

Saw four of these beetles on a tepeguaje (lead tree) out at the National Butterfly Center Park (formerly known as NABA Park). I believe these are common but I'd never seen one before, let alone four on the same tree.