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Insect and Spider Identification: SOLVED: Blue-green beetle-like insect

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El Paso, TX

September 17, 2013
9:30 PM

Post #9662849

I saw this insect crawling across the rocks. I've never seen one like this, so just curious as to what it is. I did some searching online, but couldn't find one that looks like this.

This is in El Paso, Texas.

This message was edited Sep 17, 2013 10:33 PM

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Minot, ND

September 18, 2013
3:32 AM

Post #9662906

It's a blister beetle in the genus Cysteodemus -
El Paso, TX

September 18, 2013
8:28 AM

Post #9663097

Flapdoodle wrote:It's a blister beetle in the genus Cysteodemus -


This message was edited Sep 18, 2013 9:36 AM


Cross Timbers, MO
(Zone 6a)

September 28, 2013
6:29 AM

Post #9672220

Funky looking critter!

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