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Megapenthes limbalis ♂ Beetle resting on foliage at the edge of a dense mixed (oak-hickory) forest. Geotagged,Megapenthes limbalis,Spring,United States Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Megapenthes limbalis ♂

Beetle resting on foliage at the edge of a dense mixed (oak-hickory) forest.

    comments (6)

  1. Love this one, great find! Posted 6 days ago
    1. Thank you! He's a pretty boy! Posted 6 days ago
      1. Definitely! I've never even seen anything similar to this before. Posted 6 days ago
        1. The beetle book that was on my list (that you also recommended) actually gave me the ID :D I was so happy! Posted 6 days ago
          1. Nice! I looked it up in that book after you posted this pic as well. Isn't that book amazing?! And heavy, haha. Posted 6 days ago
            1. I absolutely love it! <3 And, yes, it is a heavy one! Posted 6 days ago

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A beetle in the Elateridae family.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded Jun 10, 2019. Captured Jun 10, 2019 01:18 in 234 Oakman Rd NE, Ranger, GA 30734, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/5.6
  • 1/332s
  • ISO100
  • 100mm