Insect, beetle

Headless beetle

 This is a beautiful specimen, showing the segmented body of a beetle. Size:2.4mm


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Common name

Insect, beetle

Type

Arthropods > Insects


Strata

Purbeck Beds, Lower

Time period

Lower Cretaceous

Age

140 million years

Where found

Bincombe Hill road cutting

Found by

Rob Coram

Museum

Dorset County Museum, Dorchester

Accession number

DCM.G.14706