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Miked's 172nd spot submitted on 20th June 2009

Observed: 4th June 2009 By: miked
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MG 9498
Description:

Beetle eating docks in wet grassland

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which a leaf beetle (Gastrophysa viridula) interacts

Comments

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female

These can be very abundant especially in wetlands. This one's a female full of eggs, hence the swollen abdomen.

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Thanks

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