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Physocnemum violaceipenne

Physocnemum violaceipenne
7 km east of Paw Paw, Morgan County, West Virginia, USA
June 17, 1989
Size: 12.5 mm
Flying over freshly cut mixed oak and pine branches. Looks like P. violaceipenne in Yanega's guide but that is the only image I can find and I have never collected brevilineum to compare. Not sure why this species is not included in Lingafelter's book? Found on dry ridge dominated by oak and hickory with the closest elms almost a mile away.

thanks for the additions! will have your IDs checked
Moved from Physocnemum.

ID confirmed by Doug Yanega

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