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Anostirus purpureus (Poda, 1761) 15 mm long Anostirus purpureus,France,Geotagged,Summer,elateridae Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

    comments (3)

  1. Beautiful!

    Was this in France, Claude?
    Posted 3 months ago
    1. Yes, this beetle is common in France, usually the shade is much more red Posted 3 months ago
  2. So lovely! Posted 3 months ago

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Anostirus purpureus is a click beetle in the Anostirus genus.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
View Claude CHAVAND's profile


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Uploaded Jul 12, 2020. Captured Jul 11, 2020 11:29 in D63, 42740 PĂ©lussin, France.
  • ILCE-7M2
  • f/8.0
  • 1/15s
  • ISO1000
  • 90mm