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Perilypus ornaticollis (LeConte) - Perilypus ornaticollis

Perilypus ornaticollis (LeConte) - Perilypus ornaticollis
Sabal Palm Grove, Brownsville, Cameron County, Texas, USA
April 12, 1991
Specimen photographed was in a unit tray near a specimen determined by W. F. Barr, 1976 as Perilypus ornaticollis (LeConte)

Another firefly mimic.
I'm amazed by these firefly mimics. Really dead-on!

Barr was much ahead of his time:
as early as 1976 he identified specimens to be collected 15 years later...

 
On next visit to TAMUIC
I'll try to confirm that my rewritten explanation of the det. label is correct...

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