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Photo#952137
Black and white striped beetle - Pachybrachis virgatus

Black and white striped beetle - Pachybrachis virgatus
Olathe, Johnson County, Kansas, USA
July 1, 2014
Size: ~5 mm
Found drowning in a pool in a suburban development near a wooded area. I thought it had died, but it revived during the photo shoot.

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Black and white striped beetle - Pachybrachis virgatus Black and white striped beetle - Pachybrachis virgatus Black and white striped beetle - Pachybrachis virgatus

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det. E. G. Riley, 2014

 
Super cool!
First one on bugguide!!! Thanks!

it does look nice and distinctive...
hope the experts see here enough to come up with a name

Moved from Beetles.

Thought it might be Pachybrachis
but didn't find a good match there :(

There are so many Cryptocephalini!

 
well ding dong
Me...one of the photos had the right antenna!

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