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Megapenthes rufilabris Around 6-7mm in length. We found it drowning in a pool of water near our rainwater tank--at the disturbed edge of a dense mixed forest. We let it dry its wings/elytra and fly away!<br />
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Megapenthes rufilabris

Around 6-7mm in length. We found it drowning in a pool of water near our rainwater tank--at the disturbed edge of a dense mixed forest. We let it dry its wings/elytra and fly away!

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  1. Cool find, beetle lady! Posted one month ago

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A species of beetle in the Elateridae (click beetle) family.

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

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Uploaded Aug 17, 2019. Captured Jul 17, 2019 18:56 in 234 Oakman Rd NE, Ranger, GA 30734, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/5.6
  • 1/197s
  • ISO200
  • 100mm