GREEN CARAB BEETLE FACTS
The Green Carab Beetle is a metallic green colour with fine parallel ridges running along the wing covers. When handled it gives off an unpleasant scent. It is a night flying beetle and is attracted to lights and often swarms in large numbers at night around lights.
Green Carab Beetles are active at night and hunts slow-moving prey such as caterpillars. They can be beneficial as a predator of insect pests, such as armyworms and cutworms. The larvae are also carnivorous.
Green Carab Beetles are found in all states of Australia
|Common Name:||Green Carab Beetle|