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Common Sun Beetle??

Observed: 19th May 2012 By: MartincitoMartincito’s reputation in InvertebratesMartincito’s reputation in InvertebratesMartincito’s reputation in InvertebratesMartincito’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Many thanks to Christian Owen

Many thanks to Christian Owen who gave the link to a free downloadable guide to these beetles in a previous post... it is No 10 on the list here: http://johnwalters.co.uk/publications/guide-to-british-beetles.php

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Thanks for the ID. I've

Thanks for the ID. I've agreed A aenea on the basis that examples I can find look more convincing than Poecilus and your comments seem very well informed!