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Unknown larva?

Observed: 5th May 2007 By: Stephen
Dancing Ledge, Dorset Coastal Path 2007
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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Bloody-nosed Beetle (Timarcha tenebricosa) interacts


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Not a larva, but final instar, adult, tick??? If so, not the usual castor bean/sheep/deer tick (Ixodes ricinis).

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Bloody-nosed beetle larva

Larva, not adult

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Bloody -nosed beetle larva

Thank you. Have seen adults there at other times - should have made the connection!