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Darkling Beetle? - Alobates pensylvanicus

Darkling Beetle? - Alobates pensylvanicus
Seymour, Sevier County, Tennessee, USA
July 31, 2011
Size: about 1 inch long.
I would love to id this beetle I found to genus at least, if not species. I am thinking darkling beetle of some kind, judging by the way it looks. I thought that darkling beetles secreted a foul odor though, and this one did not. Anyway, any help would be appreciated. This is only the second time I have seen a beetle like this around here and I have lived here for about 4.5 years.

Moved from ID Request.

Alobates pennsylvanica
very common around here in NJ

Thanks so much for your help!

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