Bath Wildlife Sightings
Cetonia aurata (Rose Chafer), Kensington Meadows, Walcot, Bath, ST7565
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Date last seen
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Kensington Meadows, Walcot, Bath
Feeding on Cow Parsley flowers
Unlike the Cockchafer, Rose Chafers are no the wing in the day time. Note the white markings on the wing-cases that provide it with a bit of camouflage amongst the Cow Parsley flowers.