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Chrysina gloriosa - Glorious Scarab? - Chrysina gloriosa

Chrysina gloriosa - Glorious Scarab? - Chrysina gloriosa
Camp Wood, Edwards County, Texas, USA
July 28, 2014
If I am right it is a bit further East now.

expanded range???
uld put C. gloriosa hundreds of miles out of the known range...and thousands of feet lower in elevation.
I contacted ms. Hendrickson and asked her if she could confirm this Local.
she stated "I don't know how to confirm it..I took the pic here in camp wood
and posted what I saw. I did not save the specimen"
I then said "are you sure it is from Camp wood?"
her answer:
"this is getting irritating . yes it is from Camp wood"
Ouch!...if this bug is really established in the Texas Hill Country I will be sho shocked

I did not recognize this contributor, but answered his private e-mail anyway. I thought one answer stating that I knew it was from Camp Wood should be sufficient.
The OTHER part of my second e-mail stated that I do not travel for nature pictures and ONLY photograph from Houston, Schulenburg, and Camp Wood which can be verified by scrolling through my posts.

Moved from ID Request.

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