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An American burying beetle, a colorful beetle last seen in Missouri in the 1970s is about to make a comeback. The St. Louis Zoo, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services and conservationists announced plans Tuesday to reintroduce around 600 beetles in southwest Missouri.

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Endangered beetle to be reintroduced in Missouri

A colorful beetle last seen in Missouri in the 1970s is about to make a comeback.

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