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EENY584: Corn wireworm Melanotus communis Gyllenhal (Insecta: Coleoptera: Elateridae)

Figure 2. Adult Melanotus communis Gyllenhal. To give an idea of this beetle's size, the large circle in the photo is the head of a pin.

Credit: Lyle Buss, University of Florida, Entomology and Nematology Department.