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Photo#400956
 Cryptoglossa muricata - Cryptoglossa muricata

Cryptoglossa muricata - Cryptoglossa muricata
San Felipe Creek, Anza Borrego Desert, San Diego County, California, USA
May 25, 2010
Size: 22 mm
I believe that this is Cryptoglossa muricata, but would appreciate a second opinion. Photo shows the elytral texture. There were a fair number of these beetles crawling on the ground last night in a desert riparian area.

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 Cryptoglossa muricata - Cryptoglossa muricata Possible Cryptoglossa muricata - Cryptoglossa muricata

Cryptoglossa muricata -- det. R.L. Aalbu

Moved
Moved from Darkling Beetles.

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