Thanasimus Formicarius

The ant beetle (Thanasimus formicarius), also known as European Red-bellied Clerid, is a medium size insect, rather soft-bodied, with strong mandibles that can tear between the hard sclerotized integument of bark beetles. Larvae and adults are common predators of bark beetles in Europe.

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