Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA July 9, 2007 Size: ~ 4 mm
An Aphodius sp. I've been thinking A. granarius but I'm not sure. A series of 4 specimens ranges from 4 to 5 mm. Found at UV light.
Some characters: elytra not pubescent dorsally or apically; front tibiae not punctate on outer surface; clypeus not toothed; front tibial spur normal, not modified; head weakly trituberculate; pronotum with basal marginal line; clypeus and head to some degree dull, less shiny than rest of dorsum.
Contributed by Brad Barnd on 11 January, 2008 - 8:31pm Last updated 10 June, 2011 - 5:20pm
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