prcg's picture

5 Beetle September

Observed: 1st October 2011 By: prcg
5 Beetle September

beetle/insect was over 2 inches long and thinner than looks in picture

Species interactions

No interactions present.


Peter Pearson's picture

Western Conifer Seed Bug

The main ID of this this bug is the size, brown overall colouration and distinct diamond patern on the back. The hind legs have flattened ovid panels.

babu1's picture


The shape suggests a bug (hemiptera) but the size is confusing. Did you mean centimetres?

S Tomkins

babu1's picture

Western conifer seed bug

Have just checked it out - it's a recent invasive species. You can add to record of sightings on:

S Tomkins

jonmortin's picture

Leptoglossus not

Leptoglossus not Loptoglossus! That's why there is no link to NBN map and other images.

Peter Pearson's picture


Sorry, a slip of the typing finger I guess