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Flower Beetle - Nitops pallipennis

Flower Beetle - Nitops pallipennis
San Pedro River Valley, SE of San Manuel, Pinal County, Arizona, USA
May 6, 2012
tiny, very common, hides between the petals of an Engelmann Prickly Pear Cactus Flower (Opuntia engelmannii); Sonoran Desert area, elev. 2800 feet. Thank you for your help.

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Carpophilus pallipennis
very common in cactus blooms

 
Thank you Blaine
Your help is appreciated, I knew it wasn't very rare, but as often happens, I couldn't find it.