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Please add the recorder's name, if it is not already shown, using the format "Surname, First name"
Enter the oil beetle species using its English name or its scientific name
How certain of this identification are you?
How many did you see at this location on this date?
Say whether your oil beetle was male or female, if you know, otherwise leave blank
Most oil beetles are seen as adults, but if you found a larva or triungulin please set this to "pre-adult" and add a comment below
If anyone helped with the identification please enter their name here
Sensitivity: if you need to blur the precise location, tick the box and set the blur you need (the scheme would prefer blurring to 1km or 2km square level, but you can also use 10km squares if absolutely necessary)
Provide the name of the site, ideally using one that is recognisable from an OS map. Do not enter a full postal address as the information you provide will be visible to others.
Use the map to find your location and click the map to add the grid reference (or you can type in the grid reference if you know it)
Optional: choose the habitat type that best fits the location of this sighting