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Mating pair, Malachiini - Collops nigritus - male - female

Mating pair, Malachiini - Collops nigritus - Male Female
Nogales, Santa Cruz County, Arizona, USA
July 18, 2018
Caught by sweeping vegetation
Coordinates: 31.337860, -110.963934

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Moved
Moved from Collops.

Collops - male/female
This is Collops nigritus Schaeffer 1912. It is a common species in AZ and NM following the onset of summer rains. It is a close relative of Collops punctatus LeConte 1852.

 
New species for BG!
Thank you Adriean!

Moved

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