Insect in the woods

Insect in the woods

Observation - Insect in the woods - UK and Ireland. Description: Large predominantly black insect I came across in a ride in a mixed deciduous ancient woodland. I disturbed it from ground level where it flew, rather clumsily, to perch on this rush. The thorax was slightly flattened in the horizontal and the antennae we

Large predominantly black insect I came across in a ride in a mixed deciduous ancient woodland. I disturbed it from ground level where it flew, rather clumsily, to perch on this rush. The thorax was slightly flattened in the horizontal and the antennae were constantly quivering.