Bessbug, Patent-leather Beetle, Jerusalem Beetle (Odontotaenius disjunctus)
|Order: Coleoptera (ko-lee-OP-ter-a) (Info) |
This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:
|By DiOhio |
|Positive ||sallyg ||On Aug 22, 2006, sallyg from Anne Arundel,, MD
(Zone 7b) wrote:
A big black beetle, over an inch long, with lengthwise grooves on the wings. Fairly common in well-rotted logs. Can be handled; I've never been pinched. Fun to show the kids!
|Positive ||Gnat666 ||On Jul 8, 2012, Gnat666 from Barnesville, GA wrote:
I have found rotten hardwood logs with dozens of larvae and several adults. I am keeping many of the grubs in captivity to see if I can get adults from them.
Timer: 13.02 jiffies (0.13020205497742).