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Observed: 25th October 2011 By: STEWART TAYLORSTEWART TAYLOR’s reputation in InvertebratesSTEWART TAYLOR’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

This shieldbug was found inside a house but in the woodland habitat described. It looks like the green shieldbug which, according to NBN, would be new to this area so a positive ID is required.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which green shieldbug (Palomena prasina) interacts

Comments

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An excellent find, Stewart!

An excellent find, Stewart! That is very far north.

M.

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Our local het-man has

Our local het-man has suggested this might have been transported north, perhaps in vegetables, so the task for next year is to find them breeding in the area.

M.

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