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Leucopholis sp.

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AnnieLopezReyes 9 years ago

That's correct Mark. We call it Salagubang here in the Philippines. Thanks.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Here's one that looks closer to me.. and from your part of the world Leucopholis sp. found at

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Hi Annie. Can you please provide some reference links to support your ID? As far as I can discover the name you have on this one doesn't seem to be in the Philippines. Also it doesn't match other images on the web Note the lack of setae and the paired ridges on the inner margins of the elytra.

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Parañaque, Metro Manila, Philippines

Spotted on Apr 19, 2013
Submitted on Nov 27, 2014

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