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Photo#542202
Carpophilus - Carpophilus marginellus

Carpophilus - Carpophilus marginellus
Medford, (~25 miles east of Philadelphia, PA) Burlington County, New Jersey, USA
May 30, 2011
Size: 3.0mm
If I'm reading the key correctly, this one has the "oblique, raised line cutting of anterior angles of the metasternum"(1), seen on beetle's right side in venter image, leading to Carpophilus corticinus. Corrections welcome :)

on H2O melon

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Moved

looks more like marginellus to me

 
I agree
I think I see a large axillary space in the ventral shot, making it C. marginellus in this case.

 
tak.