San Leandro, Alameda County, California, USA January 6, 2013 Size: 4mm
This larva was from the same alder tree branch that had a lot of these Hylocurus hirtellus beetles. I think the larva is a scolytid .... but is it possible to know the species? The larva was a bit larger than the adult beetles I saw -- 4mm vs 3mm.
Contributed by Joyce Gross on 10 January, 2013 - 5:34pm Last updated 8 May, 2014 - 9:57am
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