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Paratachys sagax - Tachys sagax - female

Paratachys sagax - Tachys sagax - Female
Danville, Virginia, USA
September 18, 2016
Size: ~2mm
Collected on pure sand bank of the Dan River.
Identified using R.L. Davidson's description in(1), and by comparing with specimens determined by him in the VMNH collection.

Fantastic first photo of Tachys sagax on the internet!
I recall reading about this bug-eyed member when I wrote a provisional study key to northeastern Tachys (Paratachys) some years ago. I can now add a BugGuide tag to this rare species.