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Photo#477184
Acneus larva - Acneus

Acneus larva - Acneus
small tributary of Castle Creek, Shasta County, California, USA
May 31, 2008
Size: < 5 mm
This is probably Acneus quadrimaculatus Horn as I also collected newly emerged adults on this date. The species are presently inseparable as larvae.

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Ah!
We love the bright yellow "V" that can be seen there!

sweet...

 
I thought you might like this
I thought you might like this beetle larva, v -- check out the color pattern on abdominal tergites 5-8!

 
very mayflyesque attire indeed

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