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Photo#833387
Little black marsh beetle - Olibrus

Little black marsh beetle - Olibrus
Hickey Island, Roque Bluffs, Washington County, Maine, USA
August 29, 2013
Size: 2.4 mm
Found in a bag of plant samples collected from a small marsh.
I still have this beetle in the fridge, and can get other shots if particular details would help.

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Since I see that these are associated with asters...
I'll note here that the only aster in the bag was Symphyotrichum novi-belgii var. novi-belgii.

 
i asked Matt Gimmel to take a look
he would know

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