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Unknown Bug Eating a Caterpillar

Observed: 5th July 2011 By: CXW89CXW89’s reputation in InvertebratesCXW89’s reputation in InvertebratesCXW89’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Observed on a sunny afternoon alongside footpath, Unknown 'bug' observed eating what looks to be a caterpillar (sharing with an ant!)

Identifications
  • juvenile Shield Bug of some sort
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
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    Likely ID
    Spiked or spined shieldbug (Picnomerus bidens)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
Species interactions

No interactions present.