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Firefly

Description:

Black elytra, pronotum covers most of head, is red at the edges with a raised area of black in the middle.

Habitat:

Riparian edge

Notes:

It looks like this firefly either got roughed up by a predator, or had some trouble molting to its adult form, resulting in the wings being deformed. Found at Barbara A. Beiser Field Station.

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Latimeria
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Latimeria

Ohio, USA

Spotted on May 18, 2011
Submitted on Aug 13, 2011

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