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Green Dock Beetle

Observed: 14th April 2011 By: Graeme
The Anton River Conservation Association
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Flea Beetle 14.4.11.Wickes Meadow
Flea Beetle 14.4.11.Wickes Meadow 1
Flea Beetle 14.4.11.Wickes Meadow 1 2
Flea Beetle 14.4.11.Wickes Meadow 1 2 3
Description:

Metallic green beetle found by ath side.Wasn't shure if it was a flae beetle?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Gastrophysa viridula interacts

Comments

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This feeds on dock leaves,

This feeds on dock leaves, and the leaf in your picture looks like one.

Jonathan
University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)

Graeme's picture

yes they were all over the

yes they were all over the docks. I read that one name for them is green dock beetle

Graeme Davis

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Of course! That is what you

Of course! That is what you called the observation. I missed it. Sorry.

Jonathan
University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)