Wild Florida Photo - Mordella sp. - Pintail beetle

Mordella sp.

Pintail beetle
Tumbling flower beetle

Florida native

Volusia Co. FL 05/13/17
Volusia Co. FL 05/13/17

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This beetle is seen here on a blackeyed susan flower.


Mordella sp. is a member of the Mordellidae - Tumbling Flower Beetles family.

For more information on this species, visit the following link:
Bugguide.net page for this genus

Date record last modified: Jan 13, 2018

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