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Leaf beetle

Observed: 11th April 2009 By: squirrelsquirrel’s reputation in Invertebratessquirrel’s reputation in Invertebratessquirrel’s reputation in Invertebratessquirrel’s reputation in Invertebrates
leaf beetle ?
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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Green Dock Beetle (Gastrophysa viridula) interacts

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Rob Coleman's picture

a chrysomelid

Do you know what it was on / approx size of the beetle?

Rob

Rob Coleman

squirrel's picture

hi i think if my memory is

hi i think if my memory is right it was on dock and about a couple of mm in length

squirrel

Martin Harvey's picture

Green Dock Beetle

If it's on Dock then I think it probably is Gastrophysa viridula, the Green Dock Beetle, although there are some other metallic green leaf beetles that could end up sitting on dock leaves I suppose!

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Entomologist and biological recorder