The Lampyridae are a family of insects in the beetle order Coleoptera. They are
winged beetles .... This and the facts that females do not light up at night and
males are diurnal point to the conclu...
Jun 27, 2012 ... 14 Fun Facts About Fireflies. Fact number 3: In some places at some times,
fireflies synchronize their flashing. By Sarah Zielinski. smithsonian.
Learn all you wanted to know about fireflies with pictures, videos, photos, facts,
and news from National Geographic.
Jun 25, 2014 ... Consider the following facts: 1. They are beetles, not flies. Fireflies are nocturnal
members of Lampyridae, a family of insects within the beetle ...
Fireflies are amazing insects! Learn 10 cool facts about fireflies.
Firefly (Lightning Bug). My Home: I am found in humid, warm areas of the world,
most often in rotting wood, by the edges of stream, ponds, drainage ditches or in
The firefly is actually a beetle and not a fly at all. Fireflies can grow to 9
centimeters in length and are easily identified by their flat bodies, blackish backs,
Jun 10, 2016 ... Fireflies (also known as Lightning Bugs) are named as they are nocturnal
luminous insects of the beetle family Lampyridae. Check out the facts!
Jun 15, 2015 ... Ever wonder why fireflies glow? Find out more about these illuminating insects.
Some Firefly facts Fireflies are also called Lightning Bugs. They are so named as
they are nocturnal luminous insects of the beetle family Lampyridae, consisting ...