Red and Blue Beetle

Dicranolaius bellulus

Dicranolaius bellulus is a member of Melyridae family, soft-winged flower beetles.
Soft-winged flower beetle (Dicranolaius bellulus ) Two of the beetles were contend in feeding on some leaf fungus . Australia,Geotagged

Behavior

They search over plants during the day. They eat eggs, larvae and other slow-moving insects. On rice crops, they have been found feeding on pollen. The egg, larval and pupa stages are in the soil.

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Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyMelyridae
GenusDicranolaius
SpeciesDicranolaius bellulus
Photographed in
Australia