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Oil Beetle

Berberomeloe majalis

Description:

The red-striped oil beetle is found in dry places in the mediterranean regions of Spain, Portugal, and also in North Africa, from Morocco to Tunisia. They live in sunny, dry places, either in open grassland in woodland with light tree cover.

Habitat:

Meadow

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2 Comments

Paul Davis
Paul Davis a year ago

Many thanks Tukup .

Tukup
Tukup a year ago

Beautiful, Paul. Thanks. Some information would be nice. You've got some great spottings we'd all like to learn about.

Paul Davis
Spotted by
Paul Davis

Extremadura, Spain

Spotted on May 9, 2019
Submitted on Aug 15, 2019

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