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Photo#1621717
beetle found in diapause under the bark of rotting logs

beetle found in diapause under the bark of rotting logs
Dayton, Pennsylvania, USA
December 21, 2018
Size: an inch, maybe a bit less
Found three of these in diapause under the bark of decaying logs. Solid black.

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beetle found in diapause under the bark of rotting logs beetle found in diapause under the bark of rotting logs

Frassed
Moved from ID Request.

Looks like a Darkling Beetle
Maybe something like Alobates pensylvanica, just a guess though

 
genus is sound
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