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Snail-Eating Beetle - Scaphinotus ridingsii

Snail-Eating Beetle - Scaphinotus ridingsii
Holly River State Park, Webster County, West Virginia, USA
October 8, 2005
I've belatedly added this third photo to highlight the shape of the pronotum. It also shows the elongate mouth parts.

Wonder if those whitish things are little insects or other creatures walking around on the beetle?

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