|Common Name:||Beetle, Checkered|
|Scientific Name:||Enoclerus eximius|
|Area:||Salelm Audubon Nature Reserve - Salem, Oregon|
|Date:||January 22, 2014|
Checkered Beetles are brightly patterned and sometimes checkered with red, orange, yellow, and blue. They prey on the larvae of wood-boring insects.
|Reference:||National Audubon Society Field Guide to Insects & Spiders / Insects of the Pacific Northwest by Haggard & Haggard||