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Shield Bug.

Observed: 7th June 2011 By: smb74
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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I think this is a Shield Bug; it was seen on the fennel stalks.

Light brown bug which I first thought might be a shield bug but having looked closer I do not believe it to be this.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which a squash bug (Coreus marginatus) interacts


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I couldn't say with any

I couldn't say with any degree of certainty without an upperside shot, but shape looks good for Coreus marginatus.

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Thanks for your

Thanks for your identification. Unfortunately it did not oblige me by turning over!