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DSCF7447.JPG - Meloe strigulosus - male

DSCF7447.JPG - Meloe strigulosus - Male
edge of Willapa Bay, Bay Center 98527 Willapa, Pacific County, Washington, USA
February 17, 2008
Size: body length ~26mm
geo:lat=46.624389 geo:lon=-123.949728
Scale: Graph squares ¼ in² or 6.35 mm

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DSCF7447.JPG - Meloe strigulosus - male DSCF7454.JPG - Meloe strigulosus

Meloe strigulosus Mannerheim
John Pinto det.

Moved from Oil Beetles.

Oil Beetle
This looks like a male with those kinky antennae. here's the guide page.

Thank you!
Thank you!

Welcome to Bugguide! We especially appreciate your contributions from the Pacific Northwest, which is still largely under-represented here. This oil beetle might be Meloe angusticollis, but I can't be positive.

And further thanks Eric. I have been a contributor to BG but mainly in only one group: My Images

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