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926C05 - Chlaenius impunctifrons - male

926C05 - Chlaenius impunctifrons - Male
Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA
September 26, 2015
Size: 12 mm

Chlaenius impunctifrons
is where this male specimen ran to using the key by Ross Bell (1960). I observed that this specimen is smaller, proportionately narrower, and the punctures in the elytral striae are finer than in my northern examples of the species. Thank you Iustin for this variation.


Maybe impunctifons?
Moved from Ground Beetles.

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