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Photo#541917
Unknown Beetle - Silis lutea

Unknown Beetle - Silis lutea
Port Alberni, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
July 1, 2011

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Unknown Beetle - Silis lutea Unknown Beetle - Silis lutea

Silis lutea cf. ssp. filigera
This is a male, with the characteristic pronotal armature (the laterobasal spine is long and filamentous). The color of the pronotum is also distinctive (orange, with a central black mark at the basal margin).

Moved
Moved from Silinae.

 
Thanks Tim
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Moved
Moved from Beetles.

Soldier beetle
Cantharidae family.

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