Under 1cm and was found in my moth trap, so I guess it was atracted by the light .
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Seems to have some similarities with the genus Aphodius. (General form, colour, spines on tibia.)
Aphodius prodromus is one of the dung beetles I see most often in spring, and it does look very like yours, but I can't be certain that it is this, there are a few very similar species.
For comparison there is a good photo on this page:
and some information on separating A. prodromus from the very similar A. sphacaletus on the Watford Coleoptera Group pages:
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Its Aphodius prodromus, dark basal margin to the pronotum
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Welcome to iSpot, and thanks for your input. Would you be able to add A. prodromus as an identification (click on "Add a revision", above), so we can show what the final verdict is on this one!
Lat/Lng: 53.5, -2.7
OS grid ref: SD5807