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Pennsylvania Dingy Ground Beetle

Harpalus pensylvanicus

Description:

Medium sized black beetle with orange legs and antennae. Grooved carapace. Ground beetle.

Habitat:

Suburban backyard garden.

Notes:

These guys live in quantity in the garden. I found many of them when I was weeding. I finally was able to catch one to get good pictures. They tend to be pretty fast.

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New York, USA

Lat: 40.79, Long: -73.20

Spotted on Jun 23, 2012
Submitted on Aug 6, 2012

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