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Photo#1167092
Pictured Rove Beetle - Thinopinus pictus

Pictured Rove Beetle - Thinopinus pictus
Santa Rosa Island, Channel Islands National Park, California, USA
July 8, 2015
Size: 1 cm
This odd little creature was under debris on a sandy beach on Santa Rosa Island. As soon as it was uncovered, it began to dig into the sand and quickly disappeared.

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Moved from ID Request.

Thinopinus pictus, Pictured Rove Beetle larva.

 
Never would have guessed,
thanks very much!

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