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Photo#41469
Tiny Laemophloeid? - Cryptolestes ferrugineus

Tiny Laemophloeid? - Cryptolestes ferrugineus
Las Cruces, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USA
December 24, 2005
Size: 1.8 mm
Found under (probably) pecan firewood bark. Died before I was able to photograph it. Resembles this one I shot in New Hampshire:

I hope to get a better dorsal view, plus a useable underside shot.

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Tiny Laemophloeid? - Cryptolestes ferrugineus Tiny Laemophloeid? - Cryptolestes ferrugineus

Moved tentatively based on M.C. Thomas's comment
Moved from Cryptolestes.

Moved

Flat bark beetle
Cryptolestes species, probably ferrugineus.

 
Excellent!
Thank you, Mike.

Moved
Moved from Beetles.

Yes!
:-)

Boris

 
Good!
I'll move it to family and hope later to manage a better photo.

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