Ground beetle, rudely awakened

Ground beetle, rudely awakened

Observation - Ground beetle, rudely awakened - UK and Ireland. Description: Disturbed while digging over chalky soil and very keen to burrow back into the soil once released; not usually visibly active until late spring/early summer.

Disturbed while digging over chalky soil and very keen to burrow back into the soil once released; not usually visibly active until late spring/early summer.