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Troutdale, Oregon, USA
April 11, 2010
Size: 2-3 mm
This small beetle was trying to eat something on the vine maple leaf.

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Brachypterus? Brachypterus?

Moved from ID Request. Feel free to frass or move further as appropriate.

looks good! Another NSR. Not sure about what species is/are present in your area. Maybe Belov will know!

might well be Brachypterus but something's bothering me...
looks too elongate, matt and tomentose/silky for a Brachypterus, and the elytral apices seem too truncate (better fits Amartus -- known in OR, btw) -- i wouldn't make a call from these pix; this better be duly keyed out/compared with ref.specimens carefully; i could show better pix to Andy Cline

I'll check out if I have this specimen in my collection and if it's so I'll take few more pictures. Thank you Vassili!

No more pictures
I have not collected it, sorry.

Thank you!
Thank you Blaine!

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