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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

large rove beetle Genus Platydracus

Observer

keimwj

Date

April 2, 2014 05:18 PM EDT

Description

02 Apr 2014.
Buckingham Springs, Bucks Co, PA.
13.5 mm head-abdomen.
Found under a rock in the woods.
This is P. cinnamopterus or a closely related species distinguishable only by experts.
ID courtesy of V. Belov:
bugguide.net/node/view/906517

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

sifolinia

Date

July 6, 2014

Description

MJL488. Under stone. Heathland.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mbacsik

Date

August 30, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mbacsik

Date

June 16, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

anita363

Date

August 5, 2014 07:44 PM EDT

Description

By some miracle I managed to ID this rove beetle: looks like a match for Platydracus cinnamopterus, rufous morph. 12.7 mm. Found in a mulch pile. Held its tail up in the air at 90 degrees when disturbed. Sorry, not a great shot.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

maractwin

Date

September 4, 2014 10:50 AM EDT

Description

It was too quick to get a good picture. Inch-long beetle-like creature, with two red spots.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

ndodge

Date

July 16, 2014 03:46 PM EDT

Description

Saved from the chickens, though it was putting up a valiant fight

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

cyric

Date

May 4, 2014 02:47 PM EDT

Description

The Rove Beetle, Platydracus maculosus, at Arcadia Management Area.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

james5

Date

November 14, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Observer

treichard

Date

October 14, 2013 03:37 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

lfelliott

Date

June 14, 2011 06:09 PM CDT

Description

COL Staphylinidae Platydracus maculosus

Photos / Sounds

What

Genus Platydracus Genus Platydracus

Observer

heliographyst

Date

June 29, 2013
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Description from Wikipedia

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