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Photo#187822
large beetle - Ditylus caeruleus

large beetle - Ditylus caeruleus
Milan, Coos County, New Hampshire, USA
June 3, 2008
Size: 18mm
This reminds me of a blister beetle, but the head and pronotum don't look right.

False Blister Beetle
That explains why it looks like a blister beetle. Boris and Jim, thanks for the quick identification.

 
and
Jim has it correct.

Oedemeridae: Ditylus sp.
Fine - a rare one!

 
Ditylus caeruleus
is the only genus member on the UNH checklist. Congratulations, Tom!

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