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Red-Orange Beetle - Nemognatha nigripennis

Red-Orange Beetle - Nemognatha nigripennis
Cerrillos, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
July 27, 2010

Nemognatha nigripennis LeC. --det. J.D. Pinto
Moved from Nemognathinae.

Moved from Beetles.

Moved from ID Request.

Meloidae: Nemognathinae (Nemognatha or Zonitis)
alas, usually unIDable from photos beyond that

What kind of info is needed f
What kind of info is needed for ID?

a clear view of the mouthparts and metatibial spurs most cases

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