NEW: information now available for the 14th Coleopterists Day, Oxford, 11 Feb 2017

There are over 4000 species of beetle found in Britain, Ireland and surrounding islands. This website allows you to find out more about these fascinating insects, and provides a gateway for you to submit and manage your beetle records.

In this website you will find:

More information about BEETLES and how to tell them apart from other insects.

A collection of beetle images in a PHOTO GALLERY to help you check your identifications.

A list of RESOURCES for the student of beetles, including books and other websites.

Information on BEETLE RECORDING and where to submit your records.