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Metal Flake Beetle

Observed: 29th May 2012 By: jccurdjccurd’s reputation in Invertebratesjccurd’s reputation in Invertebratesjccurd’s reputation in Invertebratesjccurd’s reputation in Invertebrates
IMG_0486_Metallic_Beetle
Description:

I've heard wildlife described as being "metallic" before but this character redefines metallic - it looks like the metal flake paint used on boy racer cars. Delightful!
The nearest I can get using Chinery is, perhaps, one of the Cryptocephalus beetles.

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