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Chauliognathus? - Chauliognathus

Chauliognathus? - Chauliognathus
4 mi. W. Winnsboro, Wood County, Texas, USA
May 17, 2016
Size: ~ 12.5 mm
On flowers. Believe this Soldier beetle is in the genus Chauliognathus maybe scutellaris? Also on the ventral image, second image, there is a bulge coming from the last segments of the abdomen that I don't know what it is can someone tell me what it is? Confirmation/correction, and further placement would be appreciated.

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Chauliognathus? - Chauliognathus Chauliognathus? - Chauliognathus Chauliognathus? - Chauliognathus

Moved, genus is sound; I dont know the TX fauna well-enough
Moved from Soldier Beetles.

 
Thanks Blaine...
Did you see the strange bulge on the under side of abdomen?

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