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Thick legged flower beetle - female
Thick legged flower beetle - female


Thick legged flower beetle - male
Thick legged flower beetle - male
Oedemera nobilis
Oedemera nobilis
Welsh green bug - Oedemera nobilis
Welsh green bug - Oedemera nobilis
Female thick legged flower beetle
Female thick legged flower beetle

Oedemera (Oedemera) nobilis
Common namesSwollen-Thighed Beetle, False Oil Beetle, Thick-Legged Flower Beetle, Thick legged flower beetle
German namesBlaugrüner Schenkelkäfer, Grüner Scheinbockkäfer, Grünen Scheinbockkäfers
Danish namesTyklårssolbille
AuthorScopoli, 1763
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (English Midlands (East Midlands (Leicestershire)), North England (Northwest England (Cheshire))))), Ireland), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland)), West Europe (Austria, France (South France (Corsica)), Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg), Channel Islands (Guernsey)), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain, Portugal)), Southeast Europe (Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina), Greece)


Ecozones: Palaearctic

CountriesAustria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesOedemera nobilis in dyntaxa.se
Oedemera nobilis in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
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Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Thick legged flower beetle - female
2. Thick legged flower beetle - male
3. Oedemera nobilis
4. Welsh green bug - Oedemera nobilis
5. Female thick legged flower beetle
Quick search: Bug - Green - Flower - Beetle - Oedemera - Female
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderCucujiformia
SuperfamilyTenebrionoidea
Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles, Fungus Beetles
FamilyOedemeridae
False blister beetles, Pollen-feeding beetles, Flower Beetles
SubfamilyOedemerinae
TribeOedemerini
GenusOedemera
SubgenusOedemera
Speciesnobilis
Oedemera nobilis
Swollen-Thighed Beetle, False Oil Beetle, Thick-Legged Flower Beetle, Thick legged flower beetle
AuthorScopoli, 1763
 
Synonyms
Cantharis nobilis
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