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Pseudaptinus (Thalpius) horni (Chaudoir) - Thalpius horni

Pseudaptinus (Thalpius) horni (Chaudoir) - Thalpius horni
Welder Wildlife Refuge, Sinton, San Patricio County, Texas, USA
November 1, 2013
Size: > 6 mm
Det. P. Messer, 2013

coll'ed at UV lights near refuge HQ

spmn in the TAMUIC

Moved from Thalpius.

Nice habitus view of Pseudaptinus (Thalpius) horni
which shows several characteristics that distingusihes it from similar T. dorsalis. Mike, I just finished curating several such specimens (all > 6 mm ABL) with exactly the same collection data. Thank you for sending examples for my reference collection.

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