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small carabid 9 - Elaphropus vivax

small carabid 9 - Elaphropus vivax
Medford, (~25 miles east of Philadelphia, PA) Burlington County, New Jersey, USA
June 23, 2010
Size: 2.6mm
Suggestions welcome :)

this beetle labeled and available for inspection

came to UV light

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Moved
Moved from Elaphropus.

Elaphropus vivax
based on my microscopic examination of this specimen which is now a photo-voucher in the P.W.Messer collection. Distinguished (in part) by a combination of elytra with several distinct striae and overall pale coloration including entire antennae. Thanks Tim.