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Photo#1692865
Male, Nicrophorus mexicanus? - Nicrophorus

Male, Nicrophorus mexicanus? - Nicrophorus
Patagonia Roadside Rest Stop, Santa Cruz County, Arizona, USA
July 13, 2019
Size: 18 mm
Nicrophorus mexicanus based on couplet 7', page # 55: "Elytral epipleuron bicolored, black and orange" in (1)
Probably a male based on the expanded tarsomeres of forelegs
Coordinates: 31.506697, -110.803981
Elevation: 3,888 ft
Attracted to mercury vapor and ultraviolet lights
I am posting two dorsal habitus views. The first one is that of the live beetle and the second one shows it after death. Please delete if considered unnecessary.
Greater resolution image here

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Male, Nicrophorus mexicanus? - Nicrophorus Nicrophorus mexicanus? - Nicrophorus Nicrophorus mexicanus? - Nicrophorus Nicrophorus mexicanus? - Nicrophorus Nicrophorus mexicanus? - Nicrophorus Nicrophorus mexicanus? - Nicrophorus Nicrophorus mexicanus? - Nicrophorus

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