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Oil beetle

Observed: 23rd May 2012 By: ambervamberv’s reputation in Invertebrates
oil beetle
oil beetle
oil beetle
oil beetle

found on coastal path nibbling grass on a hot sunny day!

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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ID Comment

The rear edge of the thorax is straight and not concave, so this makes it a Black Oil Beetle.