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scientific name    Dyschirius pallipennis    

habitat
Occurs both on sea beaches and on lake shores, apparently not dependent on salt.

seasonality
The single specimen was collected in June.

identification
Member of the sellatus group, depigmented species without subhumeral foveae. Reddish yellow, ventral surface more or less darkened, elytra pale yellow with dark cloud behind middle. Frons rugose. Elytron without any dorsal punctures. Length 3.6-4.2 mm.

life history
No information available.

conservation
Rare.

diet info
Both larvae and adults are predatory.

range
This species is found on the central plains of United States and Canada. In Alberta this species is recorded from the single locality in the south near the Saskatchewan border.

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http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=2518



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