This Sexton Beetle is on the wall of my house this morning. With the last three segments of the antennae clubs being reddish-yellow and the front coloured mark continuing without interruption across both elytra, this is Nicrophorus investigator.

Nicrophorus investigator

Nicrophorus investigator


One Response to “Sexton”

  1. Fiskavaig, Portnalong & Carbost | Plants of Skye, Raasay & The Small Isles Says:

    […] was a different sexton beetle (cf here), with all black antennae segments. This one is Nicrophorus […]

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