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Notiophilus biguttatus - Foxcombe Hall

Observed: 10th March 2012 By: Martin Harvey
Berkshire Moth GroupFSC - Field Studies CouncilSoldierflies and Allies Recording SchemeBuckinghamshire Invertebrate Group
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Notiophilus biguttatus - 10-Mar-2012-Foxcombe Hall-2
Notiophilus biguttatus - 10-Mar-2012-Foxcombe Hall

Brett Westwood, presenter of BBC Radio 4's "Saving Species", joined the bug-hunts at the OU Science Day, and among other things found this small ground beetle. Notiophilus have amazingly large eyes for such a tiny beetle, and use them to hunt down even smaller prey such as springtails.

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