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Rove beetle - Pinophilus

Rove beetle - Pinophilus
4 miles West of Winnsboro, Wood County, Texas, USA
June 22, 2013
Size: ~ 10 mm
Came to MV/UV lights at night. Help appreciated...

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Rove beetle - Pinophilus Rove beetle - Pinophilus

Moved Tentatively...
although I don't have the best batting average today...

Moved from Rove Beetles.

Pinophilus is right
but it's not possible to key it from the photos and all the Nearctic spp. occur in Texas! Abarbanell & Ashe (1989) revised the genus for North America (available free online:

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