Insects at home; being a popular account of insects, their structure, habits and transformations . a pinnata), upon which it can be foujid. It is a verycommon insect. We will take one more example of this family, namely, theinsect which is represented on Woodcut XXIII. Fig. 1, andis known to entomologists by the name of Prasocuris [orHelodes] beccabungce. In this genus the body is rather elon-gated, the wings are developed, and the thorax is squared.This beautiful little insect is found on the plant sometimescalled the Brooklime, or Short-leaved Water Speedwell ( Vero-nica beccabunga), that is
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