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Scolytinae - dorsal - Xyleborinus saxeseni

Scolytinae - dorsal - Xyleborinus saxeseni
Sand Hill Prairie or 100 Acre Wood, Polk or Winneshiek County, Iowa, USA
Size: 2 mm
In rearing thistle feeding Lep larvae from Polk County (BugGuide gathering_2011), I added thistle from Winneshiek County. This dead beetle was found in the rearing container. July and August, 2011

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Scolytinae - dorsal - Xyleborinus saxeseni Scolytinae - lateral - Xyleborinus saxeseni Scolytinae - head & eye - Xyleborinus saxeseni Scolytinae - head & tibia - Xyleborinus saxeseni

Moved tentatively
Moved from Beetles.

I should have
stuck with subfamily.

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