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Teneb - Alaudes singularis

Teneb - Alaudes singularis
Laguna Mountains, San Diego County, California, USA
May 23, 2009
Size: just under 2mm
Several found in ant nest under rock.

All pics taken with automontage system. Actual montaging done with CombineZP.

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must be this one
Moved from Alaudes.

 
Rolf Aalbu agrees

my idea of perfect beetle and perfect shot
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Thanks. Ranks...
up there with the hetaeriines. Then again, I am slightly biased. Gotta love those scales and spatulate setae.

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