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Photo#574681
rove beetle - Erichsonius patella

rove beetle - Erichsonius patella
Rockport, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
September 10, 2011
Size: 4.6mm
Found under salt hay washed up on rocks at the coast.

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Thanks Adam. I'll see if it darkens up in a couple days and get another picture.

It's harder to tell because t
It's harder to tell because this specimen is teneral and its head is at an angle, but I'm 85% sure this is Erichsonius brachycephalus.

Cheers,
Adam

 
Fooled by the angle, this is
Fooled by the angle, this is a teneral individual of E. patella,

Cheers,
Adam

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