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Ground Beetle

Observed: 30th April 2013 By: jonmortin
Bristol Regional Environmental Records Centre
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Description:

Found on a Pheasant feather!

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Can just see the bilobed tarsal segments

I had an almost identical species a few weeks ago, Philorhizus melanocephalus, but in that case the fourth tarsal segment (just before the claw) isn't bilobed. Here you can just make out that it is... so D. atricapillus looks safe to me.