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Beetle larvae? (added via Android)

Observed: 12th June 2013 By: msmmorto
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Feeding on stem of large bedstraw. Approximately 2cm long.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Bloody-nosed Beetle (Timarcha tenebricosa) interacts


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Interesting you should have

Interesting you should have noted that it was eating bedstraw. You'll see in the interactions carousel for this observation on the website (sorry not yet on the app) that the bloody-nosed beetle eats several bedstraw species. Do you know which it was eating?

University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)