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Juniper Shieldbug - Foxcombe Hall

Observed: 10th March 2012 By: Martin Harvey
Berkshire Moth GroupFSC - Field Studies CouncilSoldierflies and Allies Recording SchemeBuckinghamshire Invertebrate Group
Invertebrates expert
Elasmostethus tristriatus - Foxcombe Hall

Several of these found from the branches of Western Red Cedar trees

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Juniper Shieldbug (Elasmostethus tristriatus) interacts


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I think brown doesn't do justice to the colouring on this species which is the nicest of the shieldbugs in my opinion. The Palaearctic checklist calls this Cyphostethus tristriatus.