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Ground Beetle Larva ?

Observed: 15th July 2011 By: fcr8
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Ground Beetle
Description:

This was about 6cm long and very pale on the underside.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Thank you

Thank you inopinatus for the identification and information. The larva was in a damp location close to the loch when first discovered.

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As said in subsequent ID,

As said in subsequent ID, there are 6 possible species and Dytiscus marginalis is just the most common so it's not necessarily that one.