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small beetle - Telmatophilus americanus

small beetle - Telmatophilus americanus
Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
May 25, 2007
Size: ~2.5mm

Moved from Telmatophilus.

i strongly suspect this to be T. typhae
...and am very interested to learn what BB's friend (Jens Esser?) found -- if you have any feedback

It was near a wetland, just not right in it. Do you want the Cryptophagids I find too?

Dear Tom, you may save all Cryptophagids for a friend of mine, thanks!

in wetlands?
. . . looks like Telmatophilus.

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