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Great Diving Beetle?

Observed: 13th May 2009 By: Martin Harvey
Berkshire Moth GroupFSC - Field Studies CouncilSoldierflies and Allies Recording SchemeBuckinghamshire Invertebrate Group
Invertebrates expert
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Description:

This beetle was caught in a moth-trap by Dave Wilton, and he's asked if we can confirm the species. It seems to key out as Dytiscus marginalis but we're not sure. Are the underside shots sufficient to confirm it?

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