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Shieldbugs

Observed: 19th June 2011 By: Valerie Harrison
West Galloway Scottish Ornithologists' Club
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spiked-shieldbugs
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Description:

Early instar shieldbugs. I took photos of the bright red one, then came back to take some more and it was the same colour as the rest.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Picromerus bidens interacts

Comments

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red shieldbugs

I too was confused by the red one but if you see my ID nots it was exactly the same when I returned later! I am pretty sure it is a spined shieldbug as my original ID.

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