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Knappe

Observed: 3rd September 2013 By: kimhardingkimharding’s reputation in Invertebrateskimharding’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Not sure what this one is, seen on the Kaiserstuhl in Southern Germany.

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Lygaeus saxatilis
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Joe Botting's picture

Pretty sure

Both the upper and undersides match saxatilis, so I think it's a pretty safe bet. There are superficially similar ones, but I'm pretty sure it's distinct enough.