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Blister beetle - Epicauta

Blister beetle - Epicauta
NM 12, north of Aragon, Catron County, New Mexico, USA
July 24, 2013
Size: ~12mm
We continued on US 60 through Magdalena to Datil, and then south on NM 12. We stopped at the continental divide to photograph some wildflowers and these guys too.

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Blister beetle - Epicauta Wider view of plant Wider view of plant

Moved from Maculata Group.

ID confirmed by J.D. Pinto: Epicauta pardalis or E. andersoni

We posted a couple of images of the plant
that we were finding these beetles on.

Moved from Beetles.

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