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Soldier Beetle

Observed: 29th May 2011 By: Suehi
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Soldier Beetle 1
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Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Thanks for the Advice


Many thanks for your advice. I didn't come across C. pellucida when trying to identify the beetle. I've since searched on the web and the photos and descriptions match so I've revised my identification.



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Of the three you mention,

Of the three you mention, Cantharis rustica has a black spot in the centre of the pronotum, and the 'partially black legs' of C. livida actually refers to partially black femurs

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