Rhipiceridae of Goodwell-Texhoma,
Texas County, Oklahoma
Kurt Schaefer

Sandalus niger - Cedar beetle

Male Above
Female Below

Sandalus niger - Cedar beetle
Beetle larvae parasitic on cicada nymphs
Adults present in late fall


Salsbury, Glenn A. and Stephan C. White, 2000. Insects in Kansas, Kansas Department of Agriculture, 523 pages

Genus Sandalus in BugGuide.net