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Family Cantharidae - Soldier Beetles

Beetle ID - Atalantycha bilineata Beetle - Rhagonycha Cantharid of some kind - Pacificanthia consors Soft-winged Flower Beetle? - Podabrus tomentosus Podabrus tricostatus? - Podabrus tricostatus Beetle  - Atalantycha bilineata Beetle - Rhagonycha Which Soldier (?) Beetle? - Podabrus - male - female

Beetle ID? - Chauliognathus pensylvanicus Cantharidae - Chauliognathus marginatus - male - female Soldier Beetle? - Chauliognathus marginatus Goldenrod Soldier Beetle - Chauliognathus pensylvanicus What is this?  - Chauliognathus pensylvanicus Chauliognathus pensylvanicus Orange and black beetle - Chauliognathus Chauliognathus pennsylvanicus on Rudbeckia - Chauliognathus pensylvanicus

short-elytra beetle - Malthodes Malthinus occipitalis LeConte - Malthinus occipitalis Soldier Beetle - Malthodes fragilis Malthodes - Malthodes spado Who is this? Malthinus occipitalis? - Malthinus occipitalis Soldier? - Malthodes Beetle - Malthodes - male

Unknown small beetle - Ditemnus latilobus Cantharid? - Tytthonyx bicolor Silis percomis - female Soldier Beetle - Polemius laticornis beetles galore - Polemius laticornis Yet another red and black beetle - Silis cantharid - Podabrus? - Polemius laticornis Elateroidea - Tytthonyx bicolor

Large, fast, blackish hairy Beetle larva Cantharid larva? Beetle Larva? brown larva Cantharid larva? beetle larva Solidago caterpillar Aquatic larval