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Leiodidae? - Phalacrus

Leiodidae? - Phalacrus
Mc Gee Canyon Road, Mono County, California, USA
September 5, 2015
I've been suggested this family...I don't really know anything about it. I may have other pics, will check later.

Great Basin scrub, common in heads of Ericameria nauseosa.


Phalacrus sp. Members of this genus often visit flowers (like Olibrus species), especially in the western US.

Moved from ID Request.

phalacrid of sorts
Leiodidae never visit flowers

Seen Phalacridae in these flowers before, makes sense.

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