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Photo#293848
C. - Eleodes

C. - Eleodes
Buffalo Creek, Jefferson County, Colorado, USA
June 9, 2009
Size: 21mm

Moved
Moved from Darkling Beetles.

Moved
Moved from Beetles.

Moved
Moved from Ground Beetles.

I don't recognize this one as a "ground beetle"
but images of western carabid fauna often fool me when specimen not in my hand for examination. Is this perhaps a tenebrionid (darkling beetle)?

 
Not sure...
but the outcurved pronotum and longitudinal stria may have falsely bewitched me. Moving to "Coleoptera" for now.

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