Sandalus sp.

Cicada Parasite Beetle

Sandalus sp., Cicada Parasite Beetle, image from West Virginia


Family: Rhipiceridae

Length: 12 - 24 mm in the family


Photo location: Ruraldale, Upshur County, Virginia.

Cicada Parasite Beetle, West Virginia photo, Sandalus sp.

Cicada Parasite Beetle, Sandalus sp., image from West Virginia

Note that this is both the family page for Bothrideridae and the genus page for Lithophorus.

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