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Green dock beetle - trio, Heeswijk-Dinther, Netherlands I don&#039;t think I&#039;ve ever seen this species not mating. In this scene, a 2nd male seems to be cheering, or waiting for his turn.<br />
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Green dock beetle - trio, Heeswijk-Dinther, Netherlands

I don't think I've ever seen this species not mating. In this scene, a 2nd male seems to be cheering, or waiting for his turn.

Green dock beetle - trio - closeup, Heeswijk-Dinther, Netherlands I don't think I've ever seen this species not mating. In this scene, a 2nd male seems to be cheering, or waiting for his turn.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/94267/green_dock_beetle_-_trio_heeswijk-dinther_netherlands.html Europe,Gastrophysa viridula,Green Dock-Beetle (G. viridula),Heeswijk-Dinther,Netherlands,World

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''Gastrophysa viridula'', known as the green dock beetle, green dock leaf beetle or green sorrel beetle, is a species of beetle native to Europe.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded May 15, 2020. Captured Apr 25, 2020 16:26.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/8.0
  • 1/250s
  • ISO320
  • 105mm