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Chlaenius tricolor  - Chlaenius tricolor - male

Chlaenius tricolor - Chlaenius tricolor - Male
John Day River, Gilliam County, Oregon, USA
May 11, 2014
Size: 11mm
Male Chlaenius tricolor vigilans found under cobble along the banks of the John Day River. Subspecies identification based on range - west of the Rockies - as specified in the Bell monograph.

unlinked & edited
linking is reserved for photos of the same specimen only

Sorry about that!
I will ensure I only do same specimen links in the future - I was just trying to represent both sexes from the same location.

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