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aphodiine - Aphodius stupidus

aphodiine - Aphodius stupidus
near Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, USA
January 28, 2010
This was caught in a dung/malt trap in sandhill or clearcut with sand pine.

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aphodiine - Aphodius stupidus aphodiine - Aphodius stupidus

Moved tentatively -- must be I. stupidus (Horn)
Moved from ID Request.

 
Irrasinus stupidus
This is another stupidus. The recently described dumasi, is one that was recently described from the mess that is presently considered "stupidus". Given the amount of variation within stupidus, I think more than one species may be involved. But that will take detailed study of series from across the range. Keep taking good pictures.

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