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Cantharis pellucida

Observed: 7th June 2013 By: davidcareyhadlowdavidcareyhadlow’s reputation in Invertebratesdavidcareyhadlow’s reputation in Invertebratesdavidcareyhadlow’s reputation in Invertebratesdavidcareyhadlow’s reputation in Invertebrates
IMG_9889 Cantharis pellucida Hartlake 07 06 2013 c12
IMG_9892 Cantharis pellucida Hartlake 07 06 2013 c12
IMG_9894 Cantharis pellucida Hartlake 07 06 2013 c12
IMG_9896 Cantharis pellucida Hartlake 07 06 2013 c12
IMG_9911 Cantharis pellucida Hartlake 07 08 2013 c12
IMG_9917 Cantharis pellucida Hartlake 07 06 2013
IMG_9933 Cantharis pellucida Hartlake 07 06 2013 c12
Description:

Taking a punt on this one - pellucida?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Cantharis

Appeared to be laying transparent "eggs" intermittently on these expanding bramble leaves.

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Pellucidens

A nice sequence David

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Cantharis

Thanks for the ID, WLR.

Aren't Cantharids amazing? Incredible structurally, brightly coloured, intriguing behaviour, and relatively easy to spot on vegetation,

David