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Click beetle

Observed: 12th May 2010 By: alcon_bluealcon_blue’s reputation in Invertebratesalcon_blue’s reputation in Invertebratesalcon_blue’s reputation in Invertebratesalcon_blue’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Species with which Ctenicera cuprea interacts

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male

Yes, this is a male. The other British species of Ctenicera, C. pectinicornis, has even longer 'teeth' on the antennae.

I always enjoy seeing thse colourful beetles, but have to travel north to do so, they aren't found in the south-east.

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Entomologist and biological recorder