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Western Eyed Click Beetle - Alaus melanops

Western Eyed Click Beetle - Alaus melanops
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
November 30, 2009
Size: ~2"
Found under some bark in a ponderosa stump.

yes -- thanx, Scott
Moved from ID Request.

 
Season
I see that under season in the species account it is marked "Summer?". According to The Field Guide to Beetles of California, the species is found through out the year, with peak activity being May - July.

A link to the preview of the book:
http://books.google.ca/books?id=gLcNLaH-C28C&printsec=frontcover&dq=Field+guide+to+beetles+of+California&ei=iaQUS4mbCIiwkAS-irihDA#v=onepage&q=&f=false

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