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Dasytes cyaneus (Fabricius, 1775)
Syn.: Dasytes caeruleus (Fabricius, 1775)
Dasytidae (Melyridae)

Size: 5.4 mm (5.0 to 6.0 mm)
Distribution: Europe without North Europe
Ecology: the larvae live in rotten wood, the beetles are found on blossoms
Location: Germany, Bavaria, Unterfranken, Erlabrunn, Volkenberg, 355 m
leg.det. J.Mager, 23.V.1973
Photo: U.Schmidt, 2017

Dasytes cyaneus   (enlarged)

Dasytes cyaneus    (Flickr)