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Undentified beetle

Observed: 4th September 2013 By: Jonathan PJonathan P’s reputation in InvertebratesJonathan P’s reputation in InvertebratesJonathan P’s reputation in InvertebratesJonathan P’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Beetle, about 10 to 12 mm long; attractive iridescent rose-coloured elytra. Any ideas?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Swollen-thighed Beetle (Oedemera (Oedemera) nobilis) interacts

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Thanks Martin. I've seen

Thanks Martin.

I've seen Oedemera nobilis locally earlier in the year, both male and female, but they were a very metallic green. I hadn't realised that there was a red form.