Ladybird & Soldier Beetle ID

An introductory workshop to the identification and survey of two groups of conspicuous beetles. Led by local expert Derek Whiteley of Sorby Invertebrate Group and Roseanna from the DVLP team.


Start Date: 20th December 2017, 11:00
End Date: 20th December 2017, 16:00

Event Info

This workshop will be an informal “hands-on” event getting to grips with the identification of two groups of brightly coloured and conspicuous beetles. Using microscopes, museum  and live specimens along with colour identification guides you will become familiar with up to 50 different species by the end of the session.

Suitable for beginners and those with a little experience to expand your expertise. Places are FREE but limited, please contact the DVLP below to reserve your place.

A partnership workshop with Derek Whiteley from Sorby Invertebrate Group and DVLP

rhagonycha_fulva-00038.jpg bonking beetle(Rhagonycha_fulva the bonking-beetle by N.E Wildlife, 2017)




Contact Details


Elsecar Heritage Centre Wath Road Elsecar South Yorkshire S74 8HJ

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