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Beetle - Melanocanthon nigricornis

Beetle - Melanocanthon nigricornis
Spring Green Preserve State Natural Area, Sauk County, Wisconsin, USA
August 25, 2007

Melanocanthon nigricornis
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Was it on the path up to the bluff? Saturday musta been an awesome day out there.

 
Yep! That is it! Spring Gre
Yep! That is it! Spring Green is a beautiful place that I will definitely visit a bunch more times. Super diversity of grasshopper species too. Any other suggestions for places to see neat bugs in that area would be appreciated!

 
I know this is a VERY late posting...
...but try the Mazomanie State Wildlife Area. It's just a few miles east of Spring Green on Hwy 14. On different occasions I've come across an Orussid sawfly, a Mydas fly (which is very unusual in WI) and a Ptilodactylid larva in that area.

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