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Big Stinker - Eleodes

Big Stinker - Eleodes
Sedona/Red Rock State Park/river flood plain., Arizona, USA
October 4, 2015
Size: about 1.5 inches
Large beetle raised its abdomen when I approached. Looks like one of the many species of Eleodes.

I agree that it looks like [I
I agree that it looks like E. longicollis. Also its a male.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

It is an Eleodes, though I ca
It is an Eleodes, though I can't tell you which species.

 
agree
in southern AZ I would suggest E. longicollis but not sure up there

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