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Ocys harpaloides?

Observed: 14th November 2012 By: nightflynightfly’s reputation in Invertebratesnightfly’s reputation in Invertebratesnightfly’s reputation in Invertebratesnightfly’s reputation in Invertebratesnightfly’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Cheers Mick, It actually is

Cheers Mick,

It actually is it this time?! Thanks very much for the confirmation, there are so many small beetles I thought it'd be something else.

Cathal.

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Ocys harpaloides, as good a

Ocys harpaloides, as good a match as you are going to get from a photo. Habitat is corret too.

Also a worthy record of the Leopard slug, Limax maximus.

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Thanks again Mick, yeah I

Thanks again Mick, yeah I always find it hard not to snap the large leopard slug when I see it, if I hadnt bothered with the slug on this occasion I'd never have seen the small red beetle.

Cathal.