Details for Record 27542

Species: Margined Blister Beetle (Epicauta funebris) (Species ID: 6214) - View Species | Quad Details   

Date: 8/26/2012

Quad: Lower Marlboro (38076_F6)

County: Prince George's

Records: 76 total records, 14 for Prince George's Co., 1 for Lower Marlboro Quad

Observer: Bill Hubick

Specimen: No

Publication: No

Processed by: Bill Hubick

A Margined Blister Beetle in Prince George's Co., Maryland (8/26/2012). If handled, blister beetles can, in fact, excrete an oil (cantharidin) that causes blisters on the skin. Photo by Bill Hubick.