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Photo#397865
Shiny pollen-eating scarab - Trichiotinus piger

Shiny pollen-eating scarab - Trichiotinus piger
Shaw Nature Reserve near Gray Summit, Franklin County, Missouri, USA
May 30, 2009
Size: 12 mm
Picture from 2009, but these glossy, showy scarabs are just becoming active again this year.

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Shiny pollen-eating scarab - Trichiotinus piger Shiny pollen-eating scarab - Trichiotinus piger

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Would you be willing to give permission to the WI-DNR to use your photo during pollinator week to showcase a beetle as a pollinator. If you have any questions feel free to contact me at jay.watson@wisconsin.gov. Thanks!

Cleaning up Trichiotinus
Moved from Trichiotinus.

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Moved from ID Request.

Trichiotinus [?piger]
others will tell for sure

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