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Uknown insect - Lepidocyrtus paradoxus

Uknown insect - Lepidocyrtus paradoxus
Deane, Letcher County, Kentucky, USA
November 21, 2013
Size: 1mm
There were several of these under a metal bucket they were on the bottem of the bucket. The pointed edge sticks out over the top of its head.
All of them were metallic looking, the were in a varity of colors, they jump.


Lepidocyrtus paradoxus
The colour of specimens may vary. The colour depends on the environmental light conditions giving iridisation effects in the thin scales that cover the body play an imported role to eventually produce the colour seen. It is always metallic and may change from silvery grey to green to blue and any combination of it.

Moved from ID Request.

Maybe something like this?

That would be it. Thank you. I had a green one too.

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