Category: Pelidnota punctata

Pelidnotoa punctata, 16 May 2020

Pelidnotoa punctata, the Grapevine beetle; Volusia county, Florida (16 May 2020). It took me some time to figure out how beautiful these little beetles actually are — if you stop and zoom in. Such a cool, tan carapace and shockingly crystalline blue eyes. Learn more…

Pelidnota punctata, 29 April 2020

Pelidnota punctata, the Grapevine beetle; Volusia county, Florida (29 April 2020). I do so adore Grapevine beetles. Awesomely tan carapace with neonic, blue eyes. You’ve got to look close, though… They’re easy to ignore from afar.  Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pelidnota punctata, 19 June 2013

Pelidnota punctata, the Grapevine beetle; Lowndes county, Georgia (19 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pelidnota punctata, 19 June 2013

Pelidnota punctata, the Grapevine beetle; Lowndes county, Georgia (19 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.