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False Oil Beetle on Field Rose



False Oil Beetle on Field Rose


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Re: False Oil Beetle on Field Rose

I call them 'thick legged flower beetle', but it's the same creature - Oedemera nobilis.

I've never seen a real oil beetle, though I'd love to do so. They've got an absolutely amazing (and unlikely) life history:

https://www.gutenberg.org/files/2786...68-h.htm#chap4

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