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Photo#23016
 Comb-clawed Beetle - Capnochroa fuliginosa

Comb-clawed Beetle - Capnochroa fuliginosa
Stow, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
July 2, 2005
Size: about 12mm
Is this in the Alleculinae genus?

Tenebrionidae: Alleculinae: Capnochroa fuliginosa
This is the other large Alleculine in our area, Capnochroa fuliginosa, based on the short (barely protruding) basal pronotal angles.

 
Thanks Donald
for all the Alleculinae identifications. It's great getting species names on them.

Yes
That's what it looks like to me. I've reared quite a few of these from larvae.

 
Thanks
for the confirmation. That's what I thought it was.

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