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Bombardier beetle

Metrius contractus


This jet black beetle was on the run when I spotted it, making it a little hard to photograph but definitely worth the shot.

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Bombardier beetle
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Max Brodie
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Max Brodie

Riverside, California, USA

Spotted on Mar 18, 2013
Submitted on Mar 20, 2013

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