checkered beetle, Thanasimus dubius  (Coleoptera: Cleridae) - 1546169

checkered beetle
Thanasimus dubius (Fabricius, 1777)

Descriptor: Larva(e)
Description: Larva of the predator clerid (probably Thanasimus dubius) working through the galleries bored by the southern pine beetle, Dendroctonus frontalis, searching for prey.
Image type: Field
Image location: United States

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Name: William M. Ciesla
Organization: Forest Health Management International
Country: United States

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Image uploaded on Thursday, August 20, 2009
Image Information last updated on Tuesday, August 31, 2010