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Bombardier Beetle - Brachinus cyanipennis

Bombardier Beetle - Brachinus cyanipennis
Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
June 14, 2008
Size: 10mm

Another Bombadier identified
Peter, that's great! Thanks for your hard work.

Brachinus cyanipennis
based on my microscopic examination of this specimen. The most distinctive feature (magnifications required) are the extra long erect setae along elytral interval #3. Thanks Tom.

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