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Damsel Bug?

Observed: 1st September 2010 By: Colin007Colin007’s reputation in InvertebratesColin007’s reputation in InvertebratesColin007’s reputation in InvertebratesColin007’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Small bug found in long grass.

Identifications
  • Damsel Bug
    Confidence: It might be this.
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    Likely ID
    Nabis sp.
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

grant burleigh's picture

Damsel Bug?

I agree that it's a damsel bug but I wouldn't care to say which one. I would guess that the most likely candidates are Nabis ferus (The Field Damsel Bug) and Nabis rugosus (The Common Damsel Bug). You might check the British Bugs Gallery (Nabidae).