Malachius bipustulatus (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Malachiidae)


Male

Female

Length: 5-7mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? (Earliest: 19.5)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Wet Meadows
Microhabitat:
(Larva)

Dead Wood
Food:
(Larva)

Insecta Larvae
Food:
(Adult)

Aphididae

Diptera

Other Insecta

Anthriscus sylvestris Pollen

Heracleum sphondylium Pollen

Polygonum bistorta Pollen

Watford Coleoptera Group: Cordylepherus viridis and Malachius bipustulatus
Nature Spot: Common Malachite Beetle - Malachius bipustulatus
Insektenbox: Zweifleckiger Zipfelkäfer
ChampYves: Malachie à Deux Points


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