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Ground Beetle

Observed: 7th July 2011 By: ph5373
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
ph5373’s reputation in Invertebrates
Ground Beetle

Found with three others in pitfall trap in grass-land approximatelu 12feet from edge of deciduous woodland. A 4 foot wide bridalway

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Pterostichus madidus interacts


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Lissopterus quadrinotatus

I had not heard of this species and having googled it, it appears to be restricted to the Falkland Islands!

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Species of Ground Beetle ?l

Markgtelfer's images are telling - but not sufficient to cause me to change my mind. Thank you. It so happens that I was in the Falkland Islands last November and did'nt see a beetle (but then I did'nt look for them !)