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Photo#146520
small fungus beetle - Scaphisoma rubens

small fungus beetle - Scaphisoma rubens
Antrim, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA
September 18, 2007
Size: 2mm
Found in tree fungi.

Moved
Moved from Baeocera.

I think this belongs with the
I think this belongs with the rest of the Scaphisoma rubens photos, the third antennomere is quite short.

-Adam

Moved

Thanks Rob
I should have figured a shiny little beetle in fungus would be a Shining Fungus Beetle:-)

Scaphidiinae - Shining Fungus Beetles
hope somebody else can tell you if it is Scaphisoma or Baeocera

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