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Beetle - Hyperaspis trifurcata

Beetle - Hyperaspis trifurcata
San Marcos, Hays County, Texas, USA
November 23, 2015
Size: 2-3mm
This specimen along with many others I have been finding on prickly pear cactus pads.

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Hyperaspis trifurcata
this is one of the few distinctive Hyperaspis in pattern. It is also the only species that regularly lives on Opuntia cactus...