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? Orange black beetle. Medicine Hat area


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#1 Offline sweetgrass - Posted August 11 2019 - 2:14 PM

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Found this beetle today near Medicine Hat

#2 Online gcsnelling - Posted August 11 2019 - 2:47 PM

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Nicrophorus


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#3 Offline Acutus - Posted August 12 2019 - 9:37 AM

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Isn't that a type of Carrion Beetle?


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#4 Offline ponerinecat - Posted August 12 2019 - 1:38 PM

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Isn't that a type of Carrion Beetle?

Yes.


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#5 Online gcsnelling - Posted August 12 2019 - 2:34 PM

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Isn't that a type of Carrion Beetle?

 

 

Yes and the genus is Nicrophorus.



#6 Offline sweetgrass - Posted August 12 2019 - 4:54 PM

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Thank you!! I’ll google it now knowing




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