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Semanotus amethystinum (LeConte, 1853) - Semanotus amethystinus - female

Semanotus amethystinum (LeConte, 1853) - Semanotus amethystinus - Female
Sequoia Crest, Tulare County, California, USA
July 2, 1991
Size: 23 mm
Crawling on the host Calocedrus decurrens (Incense Cedar). She's a real beauty!

Awesome!
Yes, a fantastic species!

 
Not only are they beautiful,
Not only are they beautiful, but they're large too! Its quite something to see them buzzing around the logs on a sunny day.

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