Click Beetle Agriotes lineatus Linnaeus, 1758)

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Classification Coleoptera Family: Elateridae

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Description A Uniform mid-brown coloured species with a dense light brown covering of hairs. The pronotum and elytra have a rounded appearence. Rows of pits form distinct ridges running the length of the elytra and are noticeably darker brown than the rest of the elyra. The legs and antennae are unicolourous with the rest of the insect. The antennae just reach the posterior edge of the pronotum.

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