scarlet lily beetle

scarlet lily beetle

Observation - scarlet lily beetle - UK and Ireland. Description: This is a red beetle, similar in size to a ladybird, which was on some lilies in my garden. Further down the stem the leaves were decimated, eaten by the lily beetle larvae.

This is a red beetle, similar in size to a ladybird, which was on some lilies in my garden. Further down the stem the leaves were decimated, eaten by the lily beetle larvae.