Meloe sp. ? violaceus

Meloe sp. ? violaceus

Observation - Meloe sp. ? violaceus - UK and Ireland. Description: Please see my comments in yesterday's posting of this individual. This close-up shows the pronotum in much more detail with a transverse depression at its base and I think suggests M. violaceus.

Please see my comments in yesterday's posting of this individual. This close-up shows the pronotum in much more detail with a transverse depression at its base and I think suggests M. violaceus.