soldier beetle on a thistle

soldier beetle on a thistle

Observation - soldier beetle on a thistle - UK and Ireland. Description: Taken on the town meadows this morning. I love these guys they are so bright. I know it is a soldier beetle but not sure of it's scientific name. Cute little critter.

Taken on the town meadows this morning. I love these guys they are so bright. I know it is a soldier beetle but not sure of it's scientific name. Cute little critter.