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Patrick Coin commented on an older version of Patent-Leather Beetle from Tree:
This is a teneral (freshly-emerged from the pupa). They apparently darken on aging.
over 4 years ago
Valter Jacinto marked "Patent-Leather Beetle from Tree" as trusted on the "Odontotaenius disjunctus" page.
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Location Created: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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