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Red Beetle - Argoporis

Red Beetle - Argoporis
Big Bend NP, Texas, USA
November 1, 2008
Size: Less than 1 inch
I thought I was looking at a jelly bean someone had dropped. A very cute small insect found near the Lodge at Big Bend (not desert floor).

Moved
Moved from Darkling Beetles.

Argoporis, i suppose
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Thanks very much. I agree, lo
Thanks very much. I agree, looks like it to me. Sheran

 
pls move it accordingly
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Darkling beetle.
Something in the Tenebrionidae I would think, not sure about genus or species, though.

 
small red beetle
Thank you very much for your help with this ID. Appreciate your time and effort. Sheran

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