The Green Dock Beetle (Gastrophysa viridula) is a species of beetle in the Chrysomelidae family.

This species is widespread in Britain, and is often found on platns, espcially near ponds. Often found on Dock, sometimes in large numbers. The females swell so you can see the abdomen once mated.

Green beetle

Metallic Green beetle, by Erik Paterson.


Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.