What is this beetle?

Asked June 11, 2018, 9:41 AM EDT

Attacks false indigo. Comes every 2nd or 3rd year just after flowering. Don't recall larval stage lasts until all flowers and upper leaves are eaten. Does not seem to be interested in much else.

Kanabec County Minnesota

1 Response

Nice picture! Anthophylax cyaneus There are various links at the website below that give more information. See:https://bugguide.net/node/view/1379975/bgpage