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Conoderus vespertinus Habitat: Attracted to a light in a semi-rural area Conoderus vespertinus,Geotagged,Summer,Tobacco wireworm,United States,beetle Click/tap to enlarge

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  1. Conoderus vespertinus? Almost an exact match for one of your previous observations!
    Tobacco Wireworm - Conoderus vespertinus Total length: 8 mm. Elongate beetle that is yellowish brown in color with pubescence on its dorsal surface. Pronotum has a broad stripe on each side, and the elytra have a broad line down the suture.<br />
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Attracted to a light in a rural area. I've been seeing these flying around my deck light each night for the past several days. Conoderus vespertinus,Geotagged,Summer,Tobacco Wireworm,United States,beetle,elateridae
    Posted 10 days ago
    1. Ooohhh, lol. Derpy doo. I knew it looked familiar ;P. Thanks! Posted 10 days ago, modified 10 days ago
      1. :D <3 Posted 10 days ago

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''Conoderus vespertinus'', the tobacco wireworm, is a species of click beetle in the family Elateridae.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Jul 10, 2019. Captured Jul 9, 2019 21:59 in 5 East St, New Milford, CT 06776, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/64s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm