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On a Sea of Green


The common red soldier beetle, also misleadingly known as the bloodsucker beetle, and popularly known in England as the Hogweed Bonking Beetle is a species of soldier beetle. Wikipedia
Scientific name: Rhagonycha fulva

4 responses

  1. Nice!

    2017/07/23 at 15:04

  2. Nice shot, Robin! There are a lot of these “shield beetles” of all sorts and sized. Those leaves look like milkweed; are they?

    2017/07/24 at 07:11

    • D, thank you! The leaves are from out Empress tree!

      2017/07/24 at 15:49

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