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Ground beetle?

Observed: 10th June 2011 By: dan_wrench
Natural Shropshire - Biodiversity Partnership
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Description:

Seen walking over a pond on the Greater, and Common Duckweed

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Elaphrus cupreus

Too shiny and not frosted enough on the elytra to be riparius, and the slightly translucent brown tibiae rule out uliginosus.