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Family Cantharidae - Soldier Beetles

Beetle - Podabrus frater soldier beetle - Podabrus tomentosus Soldier Beetle - Pacificanthia rotundicollis Cantharid of some kind - Pacificanthia consors Soldier Beetle? - Dichelotarsus punctatus Cantharidae, pupa, end of abdomen - Atalantycha bilineata Lampyridae?  - Podabrus Cantharid 6 - Podabrus pruinosus

Soldier Beetle - Chauliognathus lecontei Chauliognathus lecontei Chauliognathus limbicollis - female A lightning bug? - Chauliognathus marginatus Nice Orange Beetle - Chauliognathus basalis ? - Chauliognathus marginatus Beetle - Chauliognathus scutellaris Some type of Cantharidae? - Belotus bicolor

beetle - Malthodes fragilis Is this Malthodes? - Malthodes spado Cantharid 2 - Malthodes Frostia laticollis (LeConte) - Frostia laticollis Semi-transparent elytra? Brachypterous beetle - Malthinus Malthodes macnabi (Fender) - Malthodes macnabi - male Soldier? - Malthodes

Soldier Beetles mating - Polemius laticornis - male - female Big rear on this active beetle - Silis Cantharid 4 - Silis difficilis pupa - Silis percomis Beetle - Polemius limbatus 6026006 Silini Beetle - Polemius limbatus - male Beetle - Polemius limbatus - male

Unidentified Larvae Beetle Larva Soldier Beetle Larva Woodland beetle brown larva Cantharid larva? Pale-legged black larva Cantharid beetle larva