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Whirligig beetle, Gyrinus substriatus On the toad pond, tricky little suckers Cumbria,Gyrinus substriatus,Kings Meaburn,Whirligig beetle Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Whirligig beetle, Gyrinus substriatus

On the toad pond, tricky little suckers

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  1. Nice one!

    "In Europe, it is only found in Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Great Britain (incl. Isle of Man, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, mainland Denmark, Estonia, Finland, mainland France, Germany, mainland Greece, Hungary, Ireland, mainland Italy, Liechtenstein, North Macedonia, mainland Norway, Poland, mainland Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, mainland Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Ukraine and Yugoslavia."

    The authors of this text sure are redefining what the word "only" means :)
    Posted one month ago
    1. I thought that too! Ferdy... Posted one month ago

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''Gyrinus substriatus'' is a species of beetle native to Europe, the Near East, and North Africa. This is one of the most common species of whirligig beetle.

Similar species: Beetles
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Uploaded Apr 8, 2020. Captured Apr 6, 2020 16:28.
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • f/8.0
  • 1/1328s
  • ISO1250
  • 200mm