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Coleoptera from Spain
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Posted on 12-09-2022 16:02

Location: Madrid (Spain)
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Any idea about the species or the genera at least?

Madrid mountains. On Jacobaea vulgaris. June 6th, 2022.

Jfdocampo attached the following image:

Jan Maca
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Posted on 12-09-2022 16:38

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Cantharidae, I guess Metacantharis sp.
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Posted on 12-09-2022 21:01

Location: Madrid (Spain)
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Thank you Jan.

I supposed it was Cantharidae, but I couldn't find anything similar. I have checked Metacantharis on the web, but I have found another genera more similar, Boveycantharis, although there are very little photographs.
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