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Barrellus femoratus (Knull) - Barrellus femoratus - male

Barrellus femoratus (Knull) - Barrellus femoratus - Male
San Diego County, California, USA
June 30, 1957
Collected by David Peterson, ID'd by G.H. Nelson.

Where's the like button?! Gre
Where's the like button?! Great photo Kyle!

oh yeah... priceless.
Mssrs Peterson, Nelson, and Schnepp -- BG's heartfelt gratitude for your help!!

Moved from Metallic Wood-boring Beetles.

Yes, great to have an image of this essentially extinct critter, even though the locality data is useless. This species is one of the great mysteries of buprestidology!

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