What Do Beetles Actually Eat?

They are usually roundish, have hardened forewings that need to be raised when they fly, and with the exception of the blister beetles, chewing mouthparts. Let’s check out the diet of these insects:

What Foods Do  Beetles Eat?

– Other insects, including bees, wasps, aphids, and other plant pests and their larvae – Powdered milk, a favorite of the Pleasing Fungus Beetle – Pollen

How Do Beetles  Hunt Prey?

Beetles have a number of strategies for hunting prey. Sometimes only the larvae actually hunt, since the adult eats little or not at all.