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Photo#470069
Axylophilus sp. EGR 1 - Axylophilus

Axylophilus sp. EGR 1 - Axylophilus
Sabal Palm Sanctuary, se. Brownsville, Cameron County, Texas, USA
October 18, 2008
Size: ~2mm
Det. E. G. Riley, 2010

coll'ed beating dead palm fronds

spmn in TAMUIC

Sweet!
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thanks... what a relief
i asked a colleague about the beetle mentioning the 'huge aderidesque eyes' as the most prominent feature; then i rummaged thru BCI and didn't find a plausible match