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Dung Beetle

Anoplotrupes stercorosus

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VincentTeeuwen 7 years ago

Thanks for the comments

Jopy 7 years ago

Live one: Dung beetle, Anoplotrupes stercorosus; dead one: Blue ground beetle, Carabus intricatus

stho002 7 years ago

The live one in grass is a geotrupid. The dead one is a Carabus sp.

Jopy 7 years ago

Hi, Vincent, these are two different species on your pictures, you should upload it separately...

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Ede, Gelderland, Netherlands

Spotted on Oct 13, 2013
Submitted on Oct 13, 2013

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