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False Darkling Beetle

Prothalpia undata


This beetle closely resembles members of the genus Pseudanostirus, but I've yet to find something close.



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False Darkling Beetle
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Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

Many thanks, Luis, and ForestDragon for the ID!

ForestDragon 7 years ago

Neat little beetle! It looks a lot like this one:

LuisStevens 7 years ago

Good find!

Jacob Gorneau
Spotted by
Jacob Gorneau

Greenville, New York, USA

Spotted on May 27, 2013
Submitted on Jun 12, 2013

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