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Beetle on brown clee

Observed: 22nd October 2011 By: beatnikbeetle
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Description:

approx 22mm wide, seen on rocky path with oak trees woodland on one side and pine trees on the other

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Carabus larva

At this size, it has to be one of the Carabus species. C. violaceus and C. problematicus are probably the commonest.

Richard Jones