What animals eat beetles?
What Eats Beetles in the Jungle?
- Mammals. Because beetles are small and relatively defenseless creatures, a variety of mammals hunt them.
- Lizards. Lizards are important predators of both rainforest beetles and their calorie-rich larvae.
Where do beetles live?
Beetles can live in the desert, by the seashore, in the forest, in the swamp or even high up on mountains. They are found in caves, salt flats, meadows and rain forests. Many beetles enjoy human gardens, since gardens are typically moist and filled with easy sources of food.
Did Spike the beetle die?
Twitter was in mourning this week after Spike the Beetle, famous for being surprisingly artistic for an insect, died. He was 2 years old. Spike’s owner shared the sad news on Twitter Friday, after warning fans in April that Spike was in his last days as he reached advanced age for a stag beetle.