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Help with i.d

Observed: 1st May 2012 By: pondlifepondlife’s reputation in Invertebratespondlife’s reputation in Invertebratespondlife’s reputation in Invertebratespondlife’s reputation in Invertebrates
help with i.d
Picture 152
Description:

help with i.d please found in polytunnel

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Box Bug (Gonocerus acuteangulatus) interacts

Comments

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Gonocerus acuteangulatus

Once regarded as one of Britain's rarest insects, and confined to the precipitous slopes of Box Hill, it has spread widely in southern England in the last 5 years, after changing its foodplant choice to hawthorn, honeysuckle and other wild plants.

Richard Jones

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Thanks very much we are about

Thanks very much we are about 3 miles from box hill as the bug flys

brian