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Water Scavenger Beetle - Helophorus grandis

Water Scavenger Beetle - Helophorus grandis
Middlebury, Addison County, Vermont, USA
February 1, 2012
Size: 6.5mm
Found floating in a half frozen puddle in a field.

Helophorus grandis
Distinctive species due to its very large size (to 7 mm, largest of the genus in North America) and presence of scutellar stria.

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