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One from NM - Necrobia violacea

One from NM - Necrobia violacea
Taos Canyon Riparian Area, Taos County, New Mexico, USA
May 4, 2020
Size: 3.25 mm
~4 mm, I will measure soon and update size a re-take/replace photo with hopefully a better one. On leg of deer or elk with some skin on it. Was found between leg joints, other beetles present were N. rufipes, N. ziczac and D. fasciatus. Any correction appreciated.