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wire worm

of cattle, see haemonchusplacei.
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Antennal sensilla of the click beetle, Limonius aeruginosus (Olivier) (Coleoptera: Elateridae).
Among the known larvae of Alaus (Casari 2002), the mature larva of the western eyed click beetle A.
PREDATOR: The wireworm can live in the soil for up to five years before metamorphosising into the adult Click Beetle
A click beetle plays dead by lying on its back, then snaps a hinge, [licks his body up in the air, and scuttles away to live another day.
Glowing spots on a click beetle look more like a set of headlights (below).
The adult eyed click beetle is something of a small monster, reaching up to an inch and a half in length and sporting two prominent false eye-spots on its back, presumably to frighten away predators like woodpeckers.
To soar into the air, this click beetle bends backward and inserts a spike on the back of its head into a socket on its back.
BAD BUGS include ant; greenfly; blackfly; chafer, a broad brown beetle which produces large white grubs; click beetle, a slim brown beetle ( the parent of wireworms, a bad pest of root vegetables; and flea beetle, a tiny black one notorious for damaging the leaves of brassica seedlings ( cabbages, cauliflowers, radishes, turnips, and the like ( thus reducing the eventual crop.
These slender, orange-brown click beetle larvae have three pairs of short legs near the head and end, and live in the soil feeding on the juicy stems of seedlings in spring and fleshy root vegetables in late summer.
Parkland is seen as important to a number of priority species such as the Violet Click Beetle, the S