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Hawthorn Shieldbug

Observed: 22nd October 2011 By: ophrys
Yorkshire Naturalists' Union
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shieldbug
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No interactions present.

Species with which Birch Shieldbug (Elasmostethus interstinctus) interacts

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Birch Shieldbug

Thanks for the ID. It was a toss-up between the two, to be honest, as they are not anything I know much about. The FSC fold-out guide said that Hawthorn had a red-brown margin to the scutellum, which I thought I was seeing.

Ian
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