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Red beetle

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

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.

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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.