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Green ground beetle - Calosoma scrutator

Green ground beetle - Calosoma scrutator
Citgo at I-68 Exit 72, Allegany County, Maryland, USA
May 20, 2017

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Moved, Calosoma scrutator
Moved from Beetles.

 
Calosoma wilcoxi
This pair can be a real challenge, but I think overall this image is more c/w Calosoma wilcoxi. Smaller. Darker. The early spring emergence is also a good clue as C. scrutator tends to come out later in the season.