snails & slugs

Alani Davis
Tue, 13 Mar 2007 18:12:06 PDT
Fireflies are members of the Lampyridae many in the genus *Photuris *which
are neither bugs nor flies in the technical sense of these terms but beetles
making them members of the most species rich families on this planet,
the **Coleoptera
- the beetles .... and not a one with a guitar... I never knew the extent of
their benefits and since the adults do not feed, we should take their
juveniles so much more seriously! Each flash could be the light of a dying
Alani Davis
Tallahassee, Florida

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