Larvae of the Click Beetle are called wireworms because of their thin bodies. They somewhat resemble mealworms or centipedes without all the legs. Most wireworms feed on dead or decaying plant matter or animal tissue.
Details of the:
Dark Brown Click Beetle
Common name: Dark Brown Click Beetle
Scientific Name: Limonius spp
Size (Adult, Length): 11mm to 17mm (0.43in to 0.67in)
Identifying Colors: brown
Additional Descriptors: hairy, long, ridges, slow, narrow, noise
North American Reach (Though Not Limited To*): Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming; Alberta; British Columbia; Manitoba; New Brunswick; Newfoundland and Labrador; Nova Scotia; Ontario; Prince Edward Island; Quebec; Saskatchewan; Mexico
* Keep in mind that an insect's reach is not limited by lines on a map and therefore may appear in areas/regions/states beyond those listed above.