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Observed: 5th October 2012 By: vm53
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

Black beetle in grassland. It's a bit out of focus I'm afraid.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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D.M.H.'s picture

Dor have club shape antennae.

Dor have club shape antennae.

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Right habitat for Timaecha

Right habitat for Timaecha tenebricosa, annoy it a bit lol see if he lives up to his common name :-)

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DavidNotton's picture

Chrysomelidae

looks like one of the leaf beetles with females that have greatly distended abdomens, like Gastrophysa viridula (but not this particular one which is shiny green)

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