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Beach Staphylinid.... - Cafius

Beach Staphylinid.... - Cafius
3.5 mi. SW Anacortes, Skagit County, Washington, USA
July 19, 2015
Size: ~ 8.5 mm
Under driftwood at a beach. Confirmation/correction, further placement would be appreciated.

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Moved from Rove Beetles.

This is either Cafius seminitens (where I'm leaning) or Cafius canescens. Is there any chance you have a higher resolution shot of the dorsal abdomen?

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