Violet Oil Beetle

Violet Oil Beetle

Observation - Violet Oil Beetle - UK and Ireland. Description: Sadly I found this beetle after accidentally injuring it when mowing the lawn. A month later I looked where I'd found it to try and establish which bee it was likely associated with (see associated observation).

Sadly I found this beetle after accidentally injuring it when mowing the lawn. A month later I looked where I'd found it to try and establish which bee it was likely associated with (see associated observation).