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Soldier Beetle

Pacificanthia rotundicollis


I came across this beetle on some vegetation beside a pond. It was giving itself a bath and didn't seem to mind that I was watching. I crossed the line though when I touched its leaf, which was when it rolled over and played dead


Deciduous forest - on the edge of a pond.

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Connecticut, USA

Lat: 41.89, Long: -73.48

Spotted on Jun 30, 2018
Submitted on Jul 10, 2018

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