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Ground Beetle - Chlaenius tricolor

Ground Beetle - Chlaenius tricolor
Grant County, Kentucky, USA
April 6, 2005

Moved from nemoralis group.


Moved from Chlaenius aestivus. C. aestivus would have different dimensions of the 3rd/4th antennal segments. This is likely either C. tricolor or C. nemoralis.

Chlaenius aestivus Say

Ground beetle.
This is a ground beetle in the genus Chlaenius. Careful, they give off a really obnoxious and penetrating odor:-)

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