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Containing group: Polyphaga
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Scientific Name Dermestes lardarius
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Source #2154076
Source Collection Bugwood Network/Forestry Images
Copyright © Joseph Berger
Scientific Name Nosodendron californicus
Location Sagehen Creek Field Station, Northern Sierra Nevada, California, USA
Comments Pine/fir forest, in slime flux of Abies concolor. Tree wounds often support unique insect communities that feed on yeasts living in the leaking sap. Nosodendron is a beetle that is commonly found in this specialized habitat.
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Source Nosodendron californicus - tree-wound beetle
Copyright © Alex Wild
Scientific Name Apatides fortis
Location USA AZ Pima Co.: Tucson
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Source Apatides fortis
Copyright © 2006 Alex Wild
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