|Red-headed Cardinal Beetle, Pyrochroa serraticornis. Downe Bank, 14 June 2013.|
|Black-headed Cardinal Beetle, Pyrochroa coccinea. Hayes Common, 19 June 2013.|
|Orchid Beetle, Dascillus cervinus. Orchid Bank at High Elms Country Park, 27 June 2013.|
It's covered with short hairs, which helps to show that if you think of beetles as smooth and shiny, you are often mistaken. At this magnification, the hairs on the plant leaf are also much more apparent than they normally are to the naked eye.
|Click Beetle, Denticollis linearis. Downe Bank, 14 June 2013.|
That's all the beetles for now ...