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Root-eating Beetle? - Monotoma americana

Root-eating Beetle? - Monotoma americana
Alton, Madison County, Illinois, USA
June 11, 2007
Size: ~2 mm
That seemed to be the closest after my search of the beetle section. Sorry about the not-so-great photos.

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Root-eating Beetle? - Monotoma americana Root-eating Beetle? - Monotoma americana

Moved
Moved from Monotoma.

Thanks everyone for
the confirmation.Also, could someone make a genus page? Thanks.

Monotoma confirmed
species would be a guess (possibly M.picipes?).

Monotomidae: Monotoma or close
Yes, a different subfamily than the ones Jim has photographed.

 
M. americana
*

Some other family
is what I'm thinking.

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