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Oedemera nobilis

Oedemera nobilis (Scopoli, 1763), male, Pont del Diable, Tarragona, Spain, 14 May 2013

 

Following key in Vázquez, X.A. 1990: Revisión de las especies Ibero-Baleares del género Oedemera Olivier (Col. Oedemeridae) Eos, 65(1): 207-241:

 

1 - External costal ribs of elytra merge at apex with elytral margins (tough call, but second picture seems to show this): 10

 

10 - Elytra green without yellow markings: 12

 

12 - Elytra significantly narrower towards apex, male hind femurs markedly dilated: 13

 

13 - Head and pronotum wrinkled, fore tibiae yellowish: Oedemera nobilis

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Taken on May 14, 2013