5-6mm long beetle found on front door. Village location, surrounding habitats garden, farmland and saltmarsh.
No interactions present.
These beetles feed on the leaves of cereal crops, inclduing barley, oats and wheat (sometimes on wild grasses as well).
Entomologist and biological recorder
Like several of the leaf beetles (Chrysomelidae), not that popular with farmers, and therefore one of those with a common name!
Lat/Lng: 55.0, -3.6
OS grid ref: NX9968