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Photo#733467
Beetle - Pterostichus - male

Beetle - Pterostichus - Male
Rowland Heights, LA County, California, USA
December 26, 2012
I would like the ID of this beetle. It looks rather plain yet I have never seen it before.

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Beetle - Pterostichus - male Beetle - Pterostichus

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Moved from Ground Beetles.

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Moved from ID Request.

Common name for them in Alaba
Common name for them in Alabama is a darkling bettle

Ground beetle (Carabidae)
Looks like Pterostichini.

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