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Photo#52467
in-branch larva - Platydema

in-branch larva - Platydema
Nashua, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA
May 12, 2006
Size: 8 mm
Found inside soft, rotted, fallen deciduous branch, oak I think.. It acts like it's getting ready to pupate.

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Moved
Moved from Platydema.

Moved
Moved from Darkling Beetles to Platydema on the basis of similarity to images by Joyce Gross:

Moved
Moved from Beetles.

Looks alot like these larvae:

Tenebrionidae?
:-)

Boris

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