Oil Beetle

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Oil Beetle (a kind of blister beetle)

I’m no bug expert, but you can find almost anything on Wikipedia. Listen:

“The blister beetle genus Meloe is a large, widespread group commonly referred to as oil beetles. They are known as “oil beetles” because they release oily droplets of hemolymph from their joints when disturbed; this contains cantharidin, a poisonous chemical causing blistering of the skin and painful swelling. Members of this genus are typically flightless, without functional wings.”

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