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Shieldbug

Observed: 27th April 2012 By: ranon.2011ranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebrates
27.04.2012 Shieldbug
27.04.2012 Shieldbug (8)
27.04.2012 Shieldbug (11)
27.04.2012 Shieldbug (19)
Description:

About 2 centimetres +/- body length with a startling metallic silver rear end. Yelow/orange legs and red antenna. The nearest that I can find to this is the Common Green Shieldbug.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Gorse Shieldbug (Piezodorus lituratus) interacts

Comments

GrizzledBadger's picture

Gorse Shieldbug

I have found it on Spanish Broom, Genista hispanica,over several springs,as well as on Gorse. Has it been found on others of the Leguminosae family.

Brock