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Beetle ID Request - Pelecyphorus regularis

Beetle ID Request - Pelecyphorus regularis
Camp Wood, Edwards County, Texas, USA
September 3, 2013
Could this be a Horned Powderpost, possibly Endecatominae?

Aaron Smith says, Pelecyphorus (Astrotus) regularis (Horn)
Moved from Darkling Beetles.

new one for us -- thanks a ton, Ann!!

sweet... Asidini? must hear from the experts
hopefully, new to BG; nice find anyway, Ann.

Moved from ID Request.

Endecatominae [no italics for suprageneric taxa, i.e. anything above genus] contain a single genus worldwide and are rather small cylindrical beetles that live in fungi and look very different:

 
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Goodness me! You never know unless you post! If I see another one I will catch it and try to get better pictures and accurate size.

 
"You never know unless you post"
you couldn't put it better

 
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This one was not small. At first I thought it was another Hide Beetle. It was about the same size if that helps any.

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