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Cardinal Beetle

Pyrochroa coccinea

Description:

A vivid red flying beetle that quickly walked about when we first went up to it before flying away. Around 25mm in length and a really striking colour!

Habitat:

We found it on a tree stump by some mushrooms. The tree stump is next to a woodland area in the middle of a large heath area.

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laurakalbag
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laurakalbag

Reigate and Banstead, England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Apr 29, 2011
Submitted on Apr 29, 2011

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