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Red beetle

Observed: 15th August 2012 By: elainerelainer’s reputation in Invertebrates
Red beetle

Red beetle with darker head and thorax and dark marks on wing case. Black and white abdomen protruding beyond wing case. On flower stem of milk parsley. About 3 - 5mm maximum.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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ID Comment

Although similar looking it is far too late in the year for this to be a Scarlet Malachite Beetle.