Galerita sp. Galerita sp.  


Galerita bicolor and Galerita janus are widespread in the eastern U.S., but are difficult to distinguish.


Distinguish between G. bicolor and G. janus by fine details of head shape. Good close-up photos of the head seem to be required.

There are 6 records in the project database.

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A False Bombardier Beetle (Galerita sp.) in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (4/19/2012). Photo by Brandon Woo. (MBP list)

A Galerita species in Prince George's Co., Maryland (4/23/2015). Photo by George Harley. (MBP list)

A Galerita species in Carroll Co., Maryland (4/19/2018). Photo by Emilio Concari. (MBP list)

A Galerita species in Howard Co., Maryland (12/31/2010). Photo by Jim Wilkinson. (MBP list)

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