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Scarab Beetle?

By cheddar-caveman
Does anybody know what kind of beetle this is please?

Tags: Wildlife and nature

Voters: Adam_H, crookymonsta, Barbaraj and 3 more


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Barbaraj 10 450 England
28 May 2008 10:37AM
Whatever it is , it is colourful against the flower head.

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janet 15 27 England
28 May 2008 11:49AM
Well captured!

I believe this beetle is a Rose Chafer. ( cetonia aurata L ).

Jan.
cheddar-caveman 14 1.1k England
28 May 2008 3:37PM
Thanks Janet - you are absolutely correct so I have just found out from another forum!

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