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Soldier Beetle - Cantharis sp.
Observed: 6th July 2010 By: yorkie
Added: 20th January 2011
Checking though my 2010 sightings I identified these beetles as C. rustica. However, I note now that there is no black spot on the pronotum. Having looked at 'The Coleopterist' web-site I wonder if they may be C. pellucida. The second was seen on the date and location stated, the first was seen in Bentley Wood Hants on 25th May 2010.