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Photo#139471
Sand-loving Scarab? - Parochodaeus pectoralis

Sand-loving Scarab? - Parochodaeus pectoralis
Organ Mts. foothills, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USA
August 6, 2006
Size: about 6.8 mm

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Parochodaeus pectoralis
Parochodaeus pectoralis has an enlarged, curved first segment of the posterior tarsus and a produced mentum. These structures are visible in the images, great photos!

 
Oh boy! All the way to species!
Thanks so much, Matt. Once in a while those underside shots do the trick :-)