Subject:  Found bug never seen before
Geographic location of the bug:  North Dakota…
Date: 09/10/2017
Time: 10:47 PM EDT
Could you help us identify this couldn’t be found anywhere on internet.
How you want your letter signed:  Rhonda Delzer

Remains of a Predaceous Diving Beetle

Dear Rhonda,
You have discovered the remains of a Predaceous Diving Beetle in the family Dytiscidae, possibly a Harris’s Diving Beetle,
Dytiscus harrisii, which we found pictured on BugGuide.  A bird or other predator has eaten the soft, nutritious abdomen and left the harder, less edible parts like the head, thorax and elytra for you to find.

Location: North Dakota

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