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spotted on thistle along roadside in wooded area

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Oxythyrea Oxythyrea

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FFHRheingau 7 years ago

Hi auntnance123,

these are Scarabaeidae of the genus Oxythyrea - would those have been found in germany I'd say Oxythyrea funesta (because of the white spots on the pronotum), but since I don't know if there are similar species in Portugal I leave it with Oxythyrea sp. :)

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Spotted on Jun 20, 2013
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