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Photo#251167
tiny brown dot - Limnichoderus ovatus

tiny brown dot - Limnichoderus ovatus
Medford, (~25 miles east of Philadelphia, PA) Burlington County, New Jersey, USA
June 7, 2008
Size: ~1.6mm
I've never seen another one like this one before - tiny brown "dot" (with peach fuzz). Could this be a Limnichid?

came to UV light

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That's two species!
I am very, very jealous ;-)

Moved
Moved from Beetles.

nice
Sweet LBB! Nice find.

Euimnichus ovatus LeConte, 1854
i'm quite sure despite the inconsistent geography in D&A

 
Family?
Could you possibly start including the family in your IDs, please, at least for the less-obvious species? Thank you.

 
oops... misspelled the genus, should be Eulimnichus
(that's why you couldn't find it, sorry)
the fam. is Limnichidae -- Tim was right