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Photo#1208998
Collops balteatus

Collops balteatus
32,7.866N 97,51.383W, Somervell County, Texas, USA
April 6, 2016
I was taking pictures of ladybird beetles on Texas Thistle, when this beetle ran along a leaf further away. Shoot first, id later. Similar colors, so I thought it would be a different lady bird, but was not. These are cropped to less than 10% of original image. Got only these two shots before it ran back under leaves. Could not relocate.

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