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Very pleasing fungus beetle - Cypherotylus californicus

Very pleasing fungus beetle - Cypherotylus californicus
Santa Rita Experimental Range Station, Florida Canyon, Pima County, Arizona, USA
July 25, 2013
Size: ~17mm
As John Lampkin and John walked up Florida trail, this beauty flew in and landed right on John. Loren and Babs posted one from Madera Canyon, here's one from Florida Canyon. gathering_2013

Times two
I think I've figured out why these are so abundant!