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Beetle - Osmoderma eremicola

Beetle - Osmoderma eremicola
Penfield, Monroe County, New York, USA
July 29, 2009
Size: ~ 3cm
found three in the house over a weeks time, first one crawling, second flying and this one dead

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Beetle - Osmoderma eremicola Beetle - Osmoderma eremicola

Moved from ID Request.

This is a specimen of Osmoderma eremicola. Sure seems to be "the year" for this genus. Not a pest, but attracted to lights at night and sometimes wanders indoors....Totally harmless.

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