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9024040 Eumoplid - Lexiphanes saponatus

9024040 Eumoplid - Lexiphanes saponatus
Illinois Beach SP, Lake County, Illinois, USA
July 19, 2014
Size: ~3/16"
this unsharp one. You have such a wide knowledge of insects! thanks

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9024040 Eumoplid - Lexiphanes saponatus 9024040 Eumoplid - Lexiphanes saponatus

way better!
and i was wrong about subfamily!! i seldom make such mistakes but this case illustrates perfectly the perils of oblique angles -- suggest avoiding them by all means.
a straight dorsal is a must, however blurry! other angles are mostly just trouble if posted without it

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