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Beautiful Carabid - Chlaenius tricolor - male

Beautiful Carabid - Chlaenius tricolor - Male
4 miles West of Winnsboro, Wood County, Texas, USA
June 12, 2013
Size: ~ 14mm
Came to MV/UV lights at light...a gorgous carabid beetle, coloration of image doesn't due it justice...

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Beautiful Carabid - Chlaenius tricolor - male Carabid - Chlaenius tricolor - male


Fits my perception of Chlaenius tricolor tricolor.
I really like Gary's careful scientific style of showing high resolution & expandable photography of two habitus views.

With the wonderful little pads
on his front legs too!

Moved from Ground Beetles.