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Little black bugs

Observed: 5th August 2012 By: KelsaeJohnKelsaeJohn’s reputation in InvertebratesKelsaeJohn’s reputation in InvertebratesKelsaeJohn’s reputation in Invertebrates
Little black bugs on umbelliferey

If someone recognises these, you might also know if they are species specific (food plant) in which case you might be able to tell me which plant it is. (I think it might be Cow Parsley)

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Common Pollen Beetle (Meligethes aeneus) interacts


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Hi – there are different

Hi – there are different types of pollen bug but Meligethes aeneus is the most common. You see them on all different types of flower heads.