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Silken Fungus Beetle - Salebius octodentatus - male

Silken Fungus Beetle - Salebius octodentatus - Male
Enumclaw, King County, Washington, USA
March 19, 2012
Size: ~ 2.5 mm
Taken from berlese trap, wood debris. Believe to be Crytophagidae, Salebius octodentatus, appreciate a confirmation...

Oddly enough another genus of Crytophagidae was also found in the same sampling, Crytophagus.

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Silken Fungus Beetle - Salebius octodentatus - male Silken Fungus Beetle - Salebius octodentatus - male

nice...
[multiple letters missing in the family name]
Moved from Beetles.

 
Thanks V
Went back and corrected, I also added a missing "a" on the genus...

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