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Donacia

Observed: 26th July 2013 By: Wildlife Ranger
Freshwater Environment & Ecology Trust
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Description:

Found amongst Tall Reed and sweet Grass on the water table of R calder The image does not reflect the yellow markings on the wing case It was quite large 12 mm?? There is a spur on the thickened leg excludes quite a few Donacia sp The antennae are distinctively colour banded The nearest match is see comments http://www.flickr.com/photos/coleoptera-us/4127982331/

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