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Charlie Brown Blister Beetle - Pyrota palpalis - Pyrota palpalis

Charlie Brown Blister Beetle - Pyrota palpalis - Pyrota palpalis
Roswell, Chaves County, New Mexico, USA
August 21, 2009
Size: 1 inch or so
Pic actually taken outside of Roswell at the Bitter Lakes National Wildlife Refuge in front of the visitor's center. Area is desert scrub land and was about 1/2 mile from any water.

Moved tentatively
Moved from ID Request.

ID
Thank you very much for the ID.

Pyrota
probably P. palpalis

 
ID confirmed by J.D. Pinto: Pyrota palpalis Champion
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