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Blue/Purple Melyrid... - Collops hirtellus - male

Blue/Purple Melyrid... - Collops hirtellus - Male
Near Quincy, Grant County, Washington, USA
June 24, 1999
Size: ~ 5 mm
Collected by D.I. Bennett in a herb meadow. Confirmation/correction, further placement would be appreciated.

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Blue/Purple Melyrid... - Collops hirtellus - male Blue/Purple Melyrid... - Collops hirtellus - male Blue/Purple Melyrid... - Collops hirtellus - male

Collops hirtellus LeConte --det. A.J. Mayor
"The very large triangular first antennomere is diagnostic."

Moved from Soft-winged Flower Beetles.

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