Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Fall Fund Drive

TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#87795
E. lazarus - Eucanthus lazarus - male

E. lazarus - Eucanthus lazarus - Male
Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
November 19, 2005
Size: ~12 mm
Dorsal view.

(New image replaces previous head shot; 8.I.2011)

Images of this individual: tag all
E. lazarus - Eucanthus lazarus - male E. lazarus - Eucanthus lazarus - male

possible
Another possibility is Eucanthus impressus Howden; has the clypeal horn shorter than wide. Similar to E. lazarus, but pronotum with punctate band, and sometimes impressed midline extended over transverse swelling. E. lazarus as a rule is more 'major'.

 
Hmm....
I'll check it out when I get a chance. Thanks for the tip.

EDIT: Checked against Howden 1964 and it matches with E. lazarus. The punctate band does not extend over median swelling of pronotum as in E. impressus.

 
good
impressus is actually the more common species in South Carolina (south in general?)

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.