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Photo#789915
  unknown clerid - Priocera castanea

unknown clerid - Priocera castanea
Palmetto State Park, Gonzales County, Texas, USA
June 20, 2013
Size: 8 mm
I don't usually photograph great big insects with color!! I caught this beetle on dead leaves of Palmetto. I hope I got the family right!

very nice pic...
Diane, a very personal request: would you mind orientating dorsal habitus photos of beetles & Heteroptera head-to-the-north [12 o'clock], like on the thumbnail in Yurika's comment? makes me life a whole lot easier, as far as comparing stuff with ref.sources is concerned

Moved from Checkered Beetles.

 
Thanks =v=
I'm enlightened. Also, fixed it.

 
and i am indebted!

Maybe...
Priocera castanea?


 
Thanks..
Yurika. You are a real BugGuide trooper.

 
you can say that again.

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