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Lesser stag beetle

Observed: 20th June 2009 By: squirrelsquirrel’s reputation in Invertebratessquirrel’s reputation in Invertebratessquirrel’s reputation in Invertebratessquirrel’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which lesser stag beetle (dorcus parallelopipedus) interacts

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male lesser stag

Nice photo of a male Lesser Stag Beetle (male due to breadth of head and bumps on the mandlibles). For lots of great info about stag beetles see:
http://maria.fremlin.de/stagbeetles/

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Entomologist and biological recorder