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Family Cantharidae - Soldier Beetles


Beetle - Podabrus tricostatus Mating beetles - Podabrus rugosulus - male - female Wrinkled Soldier Beetle - Podabrus rugosulus Soldier Beetle? - Podabrus - male Soldier Beetles (Cantharidae)? - Podabrus edmundsae Cantharidae  - Atalantycha bilineata lopez flats soldier bettle - Podabrus pruinosus Soldier beetle - Podabrus basillaris

Soldier Beetle - Chauliognathus marginatus Bug? - Chauliognathus marginatus Chauliognathus misellus beetle - Chauliognathus marginatus Goldenrod Soldier Beetle - Chauliognathus pensylvanicus Chauliognathus marginatus black & orange bug on a Slender Gaillardia - Chauliognathus omissus Chauliognathus scutellaris LeConte - Chauliognathus scutellaris

Malthodes Soldier Beetle - Malthodes fragilis Semi-transparent elytra? Malthinus occipitalis atripennis LeConte - Malthinus occipitalis Malthinus occipitalis LeConte - Malthinus occipitalis Malthinus occipitalis LeConte - Malthinus occipitalis Brown Winged  - Malthodes Caccodes (Malthinus) granicollis (Fender) Cantharidae - female

6026006 Silini beetle - Tytthonyx erythrocephala Cantharid - Discodon bipunctatum Ditemnus latilobus (Blatchley) - Ditemnus latilobus - male Soldier Beetle - Silis Silis ? - Silis spathulata - female Cantharidae ? - Polemius laticornis Insect ?

Soldier Beetle larva beetle larva Larva Larva Cantharid larva on snow brown larvae Soldier Beetle larva Soldier Beetle larva