Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Interested in a 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico?

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Previous events


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#113001
Catops sp? - Catops simplex

Catops sp? - Catops simplex
Bethlehem, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA
May 22, 2007
Found under some scat.

Identified by Christopher Majka
His comments:
"This species is very similar to C. basilaris, but in C. simplex antennomere # 8 is longer, not thin and asymmetrically wedge-shaped as in C. basilaris. Also the elytra of C. simplex is dull and not shiny as in C. basilaris."

Moved

Moved
3mm is about the size of this one.

brown colour, size I guess 3mm
then: Sciodrepoides watsoni (antennae stouter than in the second species, in the guide already).

 
Boris, what do you think of
Christopher Majka's thinking this is a Catops sp., perhaps Catops basilaris Say?

 
Catops sp?
I think Christopher is probably right. The pronotum is a tiny bit constricted before base, I overlooked . . .

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.