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Small Scarab

Paranomala sp.


Small Scarab of about 8 mm, light brown with black markings and reddish antennae. Family Scarabaeidae, Rutelinae.


Under a street lamp at night, semi-rural residential area, San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico 2,200 meters. This might be Paranomala terronoides ( See: Primer registro de Paranomala terronoides Morón y Nogueira, 2002 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea: Rutelinae) en Chiapas, Dugesiana 20(1): 61-62, 2013, Morón and Nogueira.)

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San Cristóbal, Chiapas, Mexico

Spotted on Jun 17, 2019
Submitted on Jun 19, 2019

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