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Photo#387815
prob Melanocanthon - Melanocanthon bispinatus

prob Melanocanthon - Melanocanthon bispinatus
Tall Timbers Research Station, Leon County, Florida, USA
April 21, 2010
This was in upland pine habitat and landed on a trail/road in the afternoon, seemingly nowhere near any dung.

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prob Melanocanthon - Melanocanthon bispinatus prob Melanocanthon - Melanocanthon bispinatus

Moved
Moved from Melanocanthon.

Keys out using Woodruff (1973); recorded from Leon Co. in same reference.

 
Thank you
I don't know why, but I have a difficult time with the Canthonini.

 
They can be tough...
Key chararcters are often things such as clypeal and femoral teeth, which, as to be expected, get worn in species that dig!

Melanocanthon, yes
Moved from ID Request.

Can try to key out later. Moved to genus for now.

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