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    Default Help with beastie identification

    Hi all, there were lots of these fellows up the west coast of Scotland a couple of weeks ago, but I can't find them in any of my books. Can anyone help?Help with beastie identification-sharpened-beastiejpg-jpg
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    Default Re: Help with beastie identification

    Nice pic. Saw one flying by today, Rhagonycha fulva, the Common Red Soldier Beetle
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    Default Re: Help with beastie identification

    Thanks - found it in my book now, its bum was a distinct blue and that threw me - doesn't show up in the pic, probably 'cos it was taken with a cheap Chinese smartphone.
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