Green Dock Beetle (Gastrophysa viridula)

Green Dock Beetle (Gastrophysa viridula)

Observation - Green Dock Beetle (Gastrophysa viridula) - UK and Ireland. Description: Small (approx 5mm long) beetles found in the flower heads of Broad Leaved Dock (Rumex obtusifolius). the leaves of the plant appear to have been perforated where these characters have been feeding.

Small (approx 5mm long) beetles found in the flower heads of Broad Leaved Dock (Rumex obtusifolius). the leaves of the plant appear to have been perforated where these characters have been feeding.