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Oxylaemus americanus LeConte...a rare gem - Oxylaemus americanus

Oxylaemus americanus LeConte...a rare gem - Oxylaemus americanus
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
July 12, 2007
Size: approx 3 mm
collected by James (Jim) F. Cornell using Berlese funnel extraction of litter removed from the hollow of a white oak (Quercus alba L.). This image and more details on the species are available in: Hinson, K.R. and R. Blinn. 2018. Records and notes for two uncommon species of Coleoptera [Ptinidae: Trichodesma klagesi (Fall); Teredidae: Oxylaemus americanus LeConte] from North Carolina, U.S.A. The Coleopterists Bulletin 72(2): 292-294.

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