Beetle id help please jamieharrop2011-06-30T21:58:00+01:00June 30th, 2011|0 Comments Walking at Langfield Edge this morning I nearly stepped on this chap (or chapess?). I’m sure it is common but can anyone help with id please as I can’t find it in my books. No Comments Calderdale Wildlife July 1, 2011 at 1:41 pm - Reply Hi JeffThe nearest I can find is Carabus monilis although its UK status is Nationally Scarce (B)Perhaps Linda has a better idea. Linda July 2, 2011 at 8:23 am - Reply Hi Jeff, yes I would agree that it's a Ground Beetle. As it's quite green it could be Carabus nemoralis which is found all over Britain. Nice photo. Linda Jeff Cox July 5, 2011 at 5:09 pm - Reply Thanks Linda and CW for your helpful comments. I've posted an update received today from Mike Denton. Leave A Comment Cancel replyComment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Don't subscribe All Replies to my comments Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.