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Beetle Larva/Grub


Mostly white in colouration, except for head, bristles & legs which are orangish & spots on side of upper segments. Mandibles are well formed & black in colour at tips. The bottom is greyish to black & engorged.


Sandy beach water shoreline close to trees along a large river.


I imagine that rough water action has displace these grubs from the base of the trees that were their origin, a number of these guys were lounging on the beach.

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Greg Shchepanek
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Greg Shchepanek

Spotted on Nov 12, 2012
Submitted on Nov 14, 2012

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