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Moneilema appressum LeConte - Moneilema appressum

Moneilema appressum LeConte - Moneilema appressum
Garden Canyon betw. Sawmill and Shelite Cyns, Ft Huachuca, Sierra Vista, Huachuca Mountains, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
July 25, 2013
Det. B. Richards, 2017

hand coll'ed, spmn deposited into the TAMUIC

BugGuide Gathering_2013

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Moved from Moneilema semipunctatum.

Given that the antennal scapes are produced and the pronotum has small punctures, I think this is M. appressum. Most of the records I'm seeing have that species in this area, while M. semipunctatum is farther north in AZ. There are good photos here (https://apps2.cdfa.ca.gov/publicApps/plant/bycidDB/wdetails.asp?id=7740&w=n) showing the large punctures on the pronotum for M. semipunctatum.

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