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Photo#631055
Rove Beetle? - Philonthus

Rove Beetle? - Philonthus
Soquel, Santa Cruz County, California, USA
June 7, 2011
I submitted this at the last minute (ha, ha) because I never mentioned that this sucker could really fly. Actually, I expected to get better photos, but for the record, refrigerating an insect that lives in or near cold water does not really help in slowing them down.

The thing could really fly though. From the refrigerator, to the air, just like that.

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