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Subfamily Pselaphinae - Rybaxis clavata

Subfamily Pselaphinae - Rybaxis clavata
Medford, (~25 miles east of Philadelphia, PA) Burlington County, New Jersey, USA
August 4, 2007
Size: under 2mm
Don suggested a lateral view would be helpful on this beetle to see the processes on the metasternum - yikes! How did I miss those points?! Looks like they were covered by the legs in the ventral shot.

montage of several shots through a reverse mounted 28mm f2.8 lens from my film SLR days.

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Moved
Moved from Rybaxis.

Thanks Don! - Moved
Moved from Ant-loving Beetles.

Rybaxis clavata
A bog/swamp species that does get down to New Jersey.

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