Saturday, July 21, 2012

Fact of the Day: Glowing Beetles

Fireflies are not true flies, they actually belong to the beetle family of insects. Thanks to Amanda and her Firefly post for giving me this fact!

6 comments:

  1. Never knew that, should be fire beetles then

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  2. i've never seen a firefly or glowing beetle, or music beatle, in real life. i have seen a beatles cover band though.

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  3. WOW, very interesting. We don't have them here in NC, but my kids love to catch them in PA when we go to visit my parents.

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  4. Summer and catching fireflies go hand in hand with us. Now that you have educated me, I'll have to use "light bugs" as a more correct term.

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  5. Beetles, flyings, or what ever. They are bugs and they freak me outtt...bleh!! lol Great fact!

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