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Devils coach-horse

Photograph by: 
James Gale



Best known of the rove beetles, faitly common in gardens and around outbuildings


Common Name Devils coach-horse
Scientific Name Ocyous olens
Species Group Scarab Beetles and Burying beetles
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Notebook Distribution Map Sites List Some Charts Some Photographs Recent Records Guidance Notes

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Scarab Beetles and Burying beetles