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scientific name    Platypatrobus lacustris    

habitat
No information available.

seasonality
Adults of this species have been colllectd in June.

identification
Easily distinguished on the increased number of setigerous punctures: 3-4 laterally in anterior half of prothorax and 11-12 on 3rd elytral interval.Similar to Patrobus in habitus, but head with neck more constricted and eyes more prominent. Dark rufous, appendages paler, elytra slightly dull. Lenght about 11 mm.

life history
No information available.

conservation
Relatively rare.

diet info
Both larvae and adults are predatory.

range
This species is found in northeastern United States and not quite across Canada. In Alberta this species is known only from the single locality west of Fox Creek.

quick link
http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=2568



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