Monday, August 25, 2014

Water Beetle?

My daughter saw this fellow slip out of the garage eavestrough and tumble into the back alley. It seemed to be a water beetle somewhat misplaced from its proper habitat. We put it into a bucket with water and it seemed quite at home swimming around. Any guesses on what type of beetle specifically? 

1 comment:

Old School said...

That's a diving beetle. cool! I've always heard that they inflict painful bites, but the web says no.