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Parent bug nymphs

Observed: 9th July 2011 By: Martin Harvey
Berkshire Moth GroupFSC - Field Studies CouncilSoldierflies and Allies Recording SchemeBuckinghamshire Invertebrate Group
Invertebrates expert
Elasmucha grisea nymph- 9-July-2001-Hanson Environmental Study Centre

Several clusters of these final-instar nymphs on birch leaves, must have been well over 100 in total. Should they be Child bugs rather than Parent bugs at this age? :-)

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Parent Bug (Elasmucha grisea) interacts