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Photo#411749
Ground beetle 10.06.15 - Diplocheila obtusa

Ground beetle 10.06.15 - Diplocheila obtusa
Chantilly, Fairfax County, Virginia, USA
June 15, 2010
Size: ~ 10 mm
Please help with ID.

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Ground beetle 10.06.15 - Diplocheila obtusa Ground beetle 10.06.15 - Diplocheila obtusa

Thanks Peter and v!
Moved from Diplocheila.

Image details appear to support Diplocheila obtusa,
a species widespread in the northeastern quadrant, although not given VA status in catalogue by Bousquet & Larochelle (1993).

 
thanks again, Peter
so it's a nice find anyway

nice one... rarely seen on BG
Peter may have a more specific idea -- this is a small group.

Moved from Beetles.

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