Beetles of North Carolina
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57 NC Records

Photinus pyralis - No Common Name



Photo by: Vin Stanton
Taxonomy
Family: LAMPYRIDAE Subfamily: Lampyrinae                                                             
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Resources: BugGuide, Wikipedia, GBIF                                                              
Comments: Pale pygidium, pale trailing edge to segment 5, and round black spot on pronotum
Distribution in North Carolina
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Flight Dates:
 High Mountains (HM) ≥
 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) <
 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)
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Recorded by: Vin Stanton
Buncombe Co.
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Recorded by: Vin Stanton
Buncombe Co.
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