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Beetle - Eleodes osculans

Beetle - Eleodes osculans
San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo County, California, USA
February 17, 2016
Found under a log

Moved, E.osculans...

This is an Eleodes osculans...

Moved, teneb for sure! Believe this is one of the hairy Eleodes
Moved from ID Request.

Darkling
Reminds me of one of the hairy Darkling beetles, Family Tenebrionidae, but I am not familiar with which one.

Or....I could be completely wrong!

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