Visitors to the Yard

Today’s visitor: Red Milkweed Beetle (Tetraopes tetrophthalmus) feeding on common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) in the back yard. Or should I say “visitors”? I only saw one, but there must be more.

Red Milkweed Beetle (Tetraopes tetrophthalmus)

Red Milkweed Beetle (Tetraopes tetrophthalmus) on common milkweed flower

Red Milkweed Beetle (Tetraopes tetrophthalmus)

Red Milkweed Beetle (Tetraopes tetrophthalmus) on common milkweed leaf

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