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Photo#1122292
Chrysina gloriosa, dorsal - Chrysina gloriosa

Chrysina gloriosa, dorsal - Chrysina gloriosa
Lincoln National Forest, Guadalupe Ranger District, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA
August 5, 2015
Size: 20 mm
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This beetle came to a mercury vapor lamp set-up on 05 August 2015 in Turkey Canyon at 5400 ft. elevation on Forest Road 527, Lincoln National Forest, Guadalupe Ranger District within Queen 7.5 minute quadrangle, Eddy Co., NM. Several other insect images from this event are posted.

Size is determined from the sheet it's on having 80 by 100 threads per inch.