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Photo#859366
Flat Reddish Beetle - Adelina

Flat Reddish Beetle - Adelina
Alexandria, Fairfax County, Virginia, USA
August 8, 2013
Ventral view. There appears to be a spiral in its abdomen.

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could be a parasitic nematode
seems an odd shape otherwise

 
I didn't notice it
when I had the beetle; only when processing the photos. So unfortunately I don't know if it was moving. Interesting note.

Moved
Moved from Beetles.

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