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Beetle on shelf fungi - Bolitotherus cornutus - female

Beetle on shelf fungi - Bolitotherus cornutus - Female
77079, Harris County, Texas, USA
December 7, 2012
Size: 1/3 inch
several of these beetles were found associating with shelf fungi on a dead oak

Forked Fungus Beetle
Moved from ID Request.

Bethany, based on Belov's ID, you have now added December for Texas on BugGuide. Robert

Welcome to BugGuide!
Bethany,
New contributors get one free beetle cropping. Look forward to seeing more of your photos ... cropped :)
Robert

fem. Bolitotherus cornutus
very common in hard shelf fungi throughout the east, and then some.
for the future, please crop down just to the bug any images posted for identification purposes

 
thanks!
Thank you for the quick ID! Love these beetles!

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