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Rove Beetle - Erichsonius

Rove Beetle - Erichsonius
Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
February 21, 2008

6mm is about right. When I get so many at once, I don't have a good system for keeping the sizes to go with each picture. I'll try to come up with something better next time I'm knee deep in beetles:-)

Erichsonius sp.
Should be about 6 mm long. Size is very helpful with staphs.