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9020102 (Cremastocheilus - Cremastocheilus castaneae

9020102 (Cremastocheilus - Cremastocheilus castaneae
Clam Lake, Ashland County, Wisconsin, USA
September 9, 1971
Size: 10mm
in ant gallery under rock


looks a lot like castaneae...
...but what's the deal with the clypeus??

Moved from Anteater Scarab Beetles.

That's because it is!
Cremastocheilus castaneae, the clypeus is normal, just head tilted up so it shows up better.

thanks, Bill--
my confusion was the sad result of dealing with photos only!

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