The Gottlieb Native Garden

a california love story

The Gottlieb Native Garden is a flourishing ecosystem belonging to Susan and Dan Gottlieb, friends of flora and fauna and devoted environmental philanthropists. With more than 100 hand-selected plant species and hundreds of animal species, the backyard is a National Wildlife Federation-certified Backyard Wildlife Habitat and a Xerces Society-designated Pollinator Habitat.

Beetles

 

Firefly

 

Kidney-spotted Psyllobora - Psyllobora renifer
flea beetle - Altica sp.
lady beetle - sp.
Leaf Beetle - Mimosestes amicus
Click Beetle - Heteroderes amplicollis
Brown Leatherwing Beetle - Pacificanthia consors
darkling beetle - Blapstinus sp.
Darkling Beetle - Platydema oregonense
Darkling Beetle - Coelocnemis magna
rove beetle - Staphylinidae sp.
rove beetle - Philonthina sp.
desert stink beetle - Eleodes sp.
False Blister Beetle - Xanthochroina bicolor
Checkered Beetle - Enoclerus quadrisignatus
Case-bearing Leaf Beetle - Cryptocephalus castaneus
minute brown scavenger beetle - Corticariinae sp.
Hairy Fungus Beetle - Typhaea stercorea
harry junebeetle - Serica sp.
junebeetle - Phobetus sp.
Powderpost Bostrichid - Amphicerus cornutus
Metallic Wood-boring Beetle - Acmaeodera angelica
Long-horned Beetle - Megobrium edwardsi
Long-horned Beetle - Callimoxys fuscipennis
Eucalyptus Longhorned Borer - Phoracantha recurva -- non-native
Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle - Harmonia axyridis -- non-native
Black Burying Beetle - Nicrophorus nigrita ♀♂
Yucca Weevil - Scyphophorus yuccae
Firefly - Pterotus obscuripennis ♂