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Rutpela maculata

Observed: 27th July 2013 By: Sue HendrieSue Hendrie’s reputation in InvertebratesSue Hendrie’s reputation in InvertebratesSue Hendrie’s reputation in InvertebratesSue Hendrie’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Smart black and yellow beetle with mostly yellow legs and long, yellow-banded antennae. Spotted busy nectaring on a hedgerow ragwort.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Rutpela maculata interacts

Comments

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Hi Sue, It's now called Rutpela maculata.

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Thanks Chris,

I'll update my very basic insect book!

Sue Hendrie