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Photo#34550
Darkling beetle (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) - Microschatia inaequalis

Darkling beetle (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) - Microschatia inaequalis
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Montezuma Vista Point, San Diego County, California, USA
March 8, 2005
Size: about 17.5 mm

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Darkling beetle (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) - Microschatia inaequalis Darkling beetle (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) - Microschatia inaequalis

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Tenebrionid 34550 & 34551
A tenebrionid specialist identified this darkling beetle for me as Microschatia inaequalis of the Anza-Borrego "puncticollis" populations. It is endemic to Southern California/ Northern Baja California.

 
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but could you let us know who the specialist is?

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