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Gendarmes Suisses

Observed: 5th November 2009 By: clydehinton
Gendarmes Suisses 1
Gendarmes Suisses 2

These guys seem to be very common in the Dordogne at the moment. I took this picture a few days ago near the village of Grignols. This is the name I found in a book on European flora and fauna.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Fire Bug (Pyrrhocoris apterus) interacts


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Gendarmes Suisses in English

Gendarmes Suisses in English is Fire Bug so yes I think you are correct.