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Cibdelis blaschkei ? - Cibdelis

Cibdelis blaschkei ? - Cibdelis
Aromas, San Benito County, California, USA
May 19, 2010
Size: ~15mm total length.
We had a few large Monterey Pines removed a couple of days ago (to give the live oaks more sun), and while I was cleaning up branches, I found this guy laying on the ground looking for all the world like it was dead. But because all his legs were neatly folded I suspected he might be alive so I put him in my ever ready film canister, and when I checked him later in the day, he was moving about, so I photographed him. After perusing the Tenebrionids on BugGuide, he appears to be .

Moved from Darkling Beetles.

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