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Metacolpodes buchanani female... - Metacolpodes buchanani - female

Metacolpodes buchanani female... - Metacolpodes buchanani - Female
3 miles SSE Enumclaw, King County, Washington, USA
October 4, 2020
Size: ~12.5 mm
Came to U.V. Light trap. This M. buchanani is definitely a female, the specimen does not display any of the adhesive setae underneath on the ventral view of the protarsomere 1, 2, or 3 (“seriate” type") that are seen the males*. The protarsomeres segments can also be expanded slightly in the males as well. *Illustrated Identification Guide to Adults and Larvae of Northeastern North American
Ground Beetles by Y. Bousquet (2010).
male with adhesive setae underneath..

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