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Green Ground beetle.

Observed: 28th June 2011 By: Anna0289
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Green ground beetle.

Green Ground beetle

    Likely ID
    Poecilus sp.
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Poecilus species

P. chalcites is North American species. UK species most likely are P. versicolor and P. cupreus. Both very common. Distinguished by punctuation on the forehead, only visible under a lens.

Richard Jones

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ah ok, thank you :)

ah ok, thank you :)