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Photo#47088
Old, dark, shelf fungus beetle - Dorcatoma pallicornis

Old, dark, shelf fungus beetle - Dorcatoma pallicornis
Nashua, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA
March 18, 2006
Size: about 3 mm
Don thought if he saw the underside, he might be able to key this one to species. I'll bet that unusual sunken chest is what he's looking for.

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Old, dark, shelf fungus beetle - Dorcatoma pallicornis Old, dark, shelf fungus beetle - Dorcatoma pallicornis Old, dark, shelf fungus beetle - Dorcatoma pallicornis

Dorcatoma pallicornis
Yes, the large fovea at the anterior margin of the metasternum is a give-away.

 
Thank you so much, Don.
I had another expupate in same container but it is so much smaller that I wonder if it's the same species. I'll post pix, maybe tonight.

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