Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Information, insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#282498
Unknown Beetle - Nephus georgei

Unknown Beetle - Nephus georgei
Canmore Park, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
May 29, 2009
Size: 1.5 mm
Tiny fuzzy beetle; a fungus beetle of sorts?

Moved
Moved from Scymnini.

Nephus georgei (Weise)
IDed from John Acorn's "Ladybugs of Alberta". The peanut shaped orange spot on each elytron, black ground colouration and small size separates this species.

Could even be
a Coccinellid?

 
sure; a scymnine of sorts
tough gang

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.