blister beetle

(Epicauta sp.)

               
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Total Length: to 11 16

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Taxonomy

Order:

Coleoptera (beetles)

 

Suborder:

Polyphaga (water, rove, scarab, longhorn, leaf and snout beetles)

 

Infraorder:

Cucujiformia

 

Superfamily:

Tenebrionoidea

 

Family:

Meloidae (blister beetles)

 
Subordinate Taxa

subgenus Epicauta

subgenus Macrobasis

 
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  blister beetle (Epicauta sp.)   blister beetle (Epicauta sp.)
       
  blister beetle (Epicauta sp.)   blister beetle (Epicauta sp.)

       
       
       

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Bill Reynolds
7/23/2017

Location: Pennington Co MN

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