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Photo#1190
Darkling Beetle - Eleodes obscura

Darkling Beetle - Eleodes obscura
Kaibab National Forest, Arizona, USA
May 6, 1999

Moved
Moved from Darkling Beetles.

Eleodes
This is Eleodes obscurus. suturalis has the margins of the pronotum slightly angled up and often a prominant medial red streak on the elytra.

Eleodes suturalis?
Eleodes suturalis I think. Can't see the prontoum as well as I would like (smaller in hispilabris, wider in suturalis).