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SWSEIC14/06/2021 at 1:30pm

Our #RecordOfTheWeek this week is another beetle - this time the rare 6-spotted Pot Beetle (Cryptocephalus sexpunctatus) found at Ironhirst Moss by Richard and Barbara Mearns. This rare species is currently known from only a handful of sites in the whole of...

SWSEIC07/06/2021 at 2:31pm

Our #RecordOfTheWeek is this dazzling Green Tiger Beetle found by Alison Robertson at the lowland raised bog restoration site Longbridge Muir. A fearsome predator of other small invertebrates. https://t.co/WgPQTaXjNb


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