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Polypore Teneb - Platydema americanum

Polypore Teneb - Platydema americanum
Blue Mountain (N43º30.9'W080º15.47'), Collingwood, Ontario, Canada
May 8, 2008
Size: 6 mm
I'm certain that this teneral beetle is the same species as that which I just posted. It emerged from a very different fungus--a firm, soggy polypore I ripped off a stump. I have no idea what it's covered in.

Moved from Platydema.

suspect P. subcostatum Laporte & Brullé
do you have the date for this one? you seem to have missed the date box

Date field updated.
Why subcostatum? I thought it was perhaps just a teneral P. americanum.

Moved from Darkling Beetles.

are evidently not too picky about fungus species.

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