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Photo#97817
rove beetle - Neobisnius

rove beetle - Neobisnius
Minniear Day Use Area, Del Puerto Canyon, Stanislaus County, California, USA
March 10, 2007
Size: 5mm

Moved
Moved from Neobisinus.

wrong spelling
Dear Joyce, maybe you could tell to an administrator, that the genus page is wrongly spelt:
Neobisnius (as Don wrote), instead of Neobisinus . . .

regards for the nice pic!

Boris

 
spelling fixed
Thanks Boris for pointing that out. I was able to fix it.

Neobisnius sp.
Thanks Don. Image moved.

Staphylininae: Neobisnius sp.
Looks like a Neobisnius to me.

 
Whoah!
NOT a paederine rove beetle? I wonder if there is mimicry going on here, given that paederines can excrete those inflamatory compounds....?

Moved
from incorrect location when 1st posted.

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