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Small brown bug

Observed: 10th June 2011 By: yorkieyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebrates
unk 4 bug IMG_8598
Description:

I managed a shot of this small bug, ~7mm long, when it landed on my arm whilst I was walking along an open woddland ride. I think the oval body, dark wings and swollen 2nd antennal segment suggest Capsus ater - common in grassy places everywhere according to my field guide.

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Species with which Capsus ater interacts