Beetles

I’m really curious what sort of beetles these are. If you know, please share in the comments. The first was so cool – it looked like an Asian Beetle, only with a clear bubble over its wings. I must have used 100 clicks on it.

Edit: It appears the first is called a Golden Tortoise Beetle, some info here, and as seen in south India, here. The yellow and black beetle is a Cucumber Beetle, so today’s mystery is solved.

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25 thoughts on “Beetles

    • That is so funny, Sandy. I love that you call it a space craft, because that’s how I was describing it to my husband. “It’s like, a ladybug in a bubble, or a spacecraft!” 😉

      • hey thanxx…this is such an apt name and i wonder if i’d ever see a golden one..coz they look gorgeous..and am sorry..but are you called johnny:)

        such beauties…i was thrilled the whole day for having spotted it…now i need to find out if they are common in india…

        • Now I’m going to be on the lookout for a golden one, too! They are really amazing.
          My name is Angie, but I answer to many things, including johnny!
          I looked and haven’t seen any information about whether they’re common in India, and if they’re not, I want to know how yours got so far from home!

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