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Oil beetle

Observed: 11th April 2012 By: Paula Lightfoot
Yorkshire Naturalists' Union
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Oil beetle 1
Oil beetle
Description:

Large beetle seen on coastal footpath.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Thanks!

Thanks Murdo, I have now submitted the record to Buglife, I didn't realise they were running an oil beetle survey.

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If it is m violaceous it will

If it is m violaceous it will be the first record for Guernsey. I need to check into this a bit more.