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Handsome Fungus Beetles (Endomychus biguttatus) on Split-gill Fungus (Schizophyllum commune) These two beautiful beetles were enjoying themselves on a warm winter day in a dense mixed forest.<br />
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Endomychus biguttatus reproduces and feeds on Schizophyllum commune, but there are records of it being found on Auricularia sp. and Fomitopsis betulina as well. <br />
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Endomychus biguttatus reproduces and feeds on Schizophyllum commune, but there are records of it being found on Auricularia sp. and Fomitopsis betulina as well.<br />
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Handsome Fungus Beetles (Endomychus biguttatus) on Split-gill Fungus (Schizophyllum commune)

These two beautiful beetles were enjoying themselves on a warm winter day in a dense mixed forest.

Endomychus biguttatus reproduces and feeds on Schizophyllum commune, but there are records of it being found on Auricularia sp. and Fomitopsis betulina as well.

Handsome Fungus Beetles (Endomychus biguttatus) on Split-gill Fungus (Schizophyllum commune) These two beautiful beetles were enjoying themselves on a warm winter day in a dense mixed forest.<br />
<br />
Endomychus biguttatus reproduces and feeds on Schizophyllum commune, but there are records of it being found on Auricularia sp. and Fomitopsis betulina as well.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/89045/handsome_fungus_beetle_endomychus_biguttatus_on_split-gill_fungus_schizophyllum_commune.html Endomychus biguttatus,Geotagged,Handsome Fungus Beetle,United States,Winter

    comments (4)

  1. Those beetles and this entire scene are gorgeous! Posted one month ago
    1. Thank you! I was so pleasantly surprised by their little snuggle session! :D Posted one month ago
  2. Hmm.. handsome, pleasing.. they are cornering the market on 'nice' names. Posted one month ago
    1. Haha! Seriously! Posted one month ago

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''Endomychus biguttatus'', the handsome fungus beetle, is a species of handsome fungus beetle in the family Endomychidae. It is found in North America.

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

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Uploaded Jan 21, 2020. Captured Jan 11, 2020 14:46 in 234 Oakman Rd NE, Ranger, GA 30734, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/20.0
  • 1/41s
  • ISO100
  • 100mm