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Photo#268928
Rove Beetle-likely Oxypoda - Oxypoda

Rove Beetle-likely Oxypoda - Oxypoda
Baiting Hollow, Suffolk County, New York, USA
April 24, 2009
Size: 5 mm.
This is a wet bug rescued from a pail of water so the color might be a little off.
The blurry blob on the back is the wings.

Moved
Moved from Aleocharinae.

Oxypoda seems safe for now.
Oxypoda seems safe for now.

genus . . .
Oxypoda very likely!

Moved
Moved from Rove Beetles.

Something in the Aleocharinae
Something in the Aleocharinae, but I don't know what

Cheers,
Adam

maybe...
a rove beetle of some sort?

 
Thanks, Kevin
It does look like a Rove Beetle - that makes it my first one.

 
very cool!
Congrats!

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