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Bug Dicyphus constrictus, Wytham Woods

Observed: 16th October 2011 By: Martin Harvey
Berkshire Moth GroupFSC - Field Studies CouncilSoldierflies and Allies Recording SchemeBuckinghamshire Invertebrate Group
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Dicyphus constrictus - Wytham Woods-2
Dicyphus constrictus - Wytham Woods-1

The odd background for this small bug is the inside of the pooter in which it was captured, where it had found a leafhopper to prey on. The bug's rostrum (piercing mouthparts) can be seen feeding on the hopper.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which a bug (Dicyphus (Dicyphus) constrictus) interacts