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Pleuropasta mirabilis
Pleuropasta mirabilis
White Blister Beetle
Photographer: Dave Silverman and Cindy Hopkins

ID: 0000 0000 0217 1451 (2017-02-11)

Copyright © 2017 Xeric Specialties - Dave Silverman

  • date of photo  Jun 10, 2004
  • location   Owens Valley, E side of Bishop Airport (Inyo County, California, US)
  • family Meloidae
  • order Coleoptera
  • class Insecta
  • habitat  4100’, sandy granitic valley soils, disturbed Mojavean scrub
  • notes   White blister beetle. Locally common, fast-moving and difficult to photograph. habitat w/ Ericameria nauseosa hololeucas, Atriplex polycarpa, A. canescens,Oryzopsis hymenoides, Eriogonum maculatum, Camissonia boothii, Cryptantha circumcissa, Salsola tragus
  • keywords: Pleuropasta Mirabilis Horn 1870
  • camera   Canon A70
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Insect

  • common names   White Blister Beetle (photographer)
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