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Rotsaum-Blattkäfer

Chrysolina sanguinolenta

Description:

It can reach lengths of 6 to 9 mm, this on was about 0.5 cm big. The body is dark and the wing covers have a red edge and rows of points. The main food of the Chrysolina sanguinolenta is the Common Toadflax.

Habitat:

Chrysolina sanguinolenta is commonly found in Europe and Asia.

Notes:

The beetle lives from March to October in sandy areas.

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3 Comments

gil.leiria
gil.leiria 8 years ago

Interesting. Very nice

injica
injica 8 years ago

It was a warm December so I had a chance to see it, but now is getting warm again, so, hopefully I'll have the chance to encounter them again :)

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 8 years ago

Love this beetle!

injica
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Zagreb, Croatia

Spotted on Dec 3, 2012
Submitted on Mar 15, 2013

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