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Species Account for Carabus granulatus

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Carabus granulatus  Linnaeus, 1758
Coleoptera: Carabidae

Carabus granulatus Copyright: Robert Smith

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Taxonomic group: beetles (Coleoptera) - Available county data

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Records: 2
First Record: 1984
Latest Record: 2006

1992-on hectads: 1
Pre-1992 hectads: 1
Total hectads: 2
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Carabus granulatus
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Species text
This is a large bronze predatory ground beetle. It is very local in some parts of Britain and there are very few Essex records (P. Hammond, pers. comm.). The species is rather hygrophilus, occurring in wet meadows or open forests, often under bark near water. References

Species text last edited on Tue Mar 20th 2007 by user 3


Broad Habitat Data (based on 1 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 1 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 2 records with habitat detail and method information)

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