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Ampedus cordifer ? - Ampedus - female

Ampedus cordifer ? - Ampedus - Female
Enumclaw, King County, Washington, USA
May 24, 2015
Size: ~ 10 mm
Taken from Lindgren funnel trap. Believe this is an Ampedus cordifer? The coloration of the pronotal setae is different than the Ampedus varipilis I posted earlier(1) a rather yellow/gold color rather than black. Therefore was thinking this might be a A. cordifer, see comments on the A. varipilis(1). Confirmation/correction, and further placement would be appreciated.

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Ampedus cordifer ? - Ampedus - female Ampedus cordifer ? - Ampedus - female Ampedus cordifer ? - Ampedus - female

Moved from Click Beetles.

I've given up...
identifying cordifer-group species (esp. from the PNW) without examination of the actual specimen.
By the way, this is a female (not a male)--that's the ovipositor sticking out down there.
As a female, the body proportions may be off a little, adding to the difficulty in identification.

Thank you..
For your effects, I can fully understand, and appreciate it.

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