Agonum muelleri

    Description

    Length 7 to 9 mm. A handsome beetle with a metallic sheen that can vary from golden greens through to maroons and purples in certain light conditions.

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    Habitat

    Mainly in open places, or under stones and in dead wood.

    When to see it

    Most of the year

    UK Status

    Common and widespread in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly common in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were a total of 50 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map