|C. nigricans is another common soldier beetle and we find this quite regularly during the Spring and at a number of sites (including Eakring Flash) Like many soldier beetle species, it is commonly found on the flowerheads of Umbelliferous plants and frequently in grassy areas.|
|UK distribution of Cantharis nigricans|
The UK distribution maps on eakringbirds.com are provided by the National Biodiversity Network (NBN Gateway) Each red square on the map indicates species present in 10km grid squares.
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