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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 16.4 April 2005

The Great Silver Water Beetle in Britain – a cry for help

By - Trevor Beebee, Paul O'Neil

The Great Silver Water Beetle Hydrophilus piceus is surely one of Britain's most charismatic insects. Purely on the basis of size it vies with the Stage Beetle Lucanus cervus as out largest coleopteran. 

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist