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Brassica Shieldbug

Observed: 8th May 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
08.05.2012 Green Brassica Shieldbug
Description:

This one, slightly out of focus [sorry] has the markings of a Brassica Shieldbug, but is green. I didn't stay around long enough to get a decent photograph.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Brassica Shield-bug (Eurydema (Eurydema) oleracea) interacts

Comments

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The Brassica Bug

Yes You are right Pronotal Flanks markings markings accross dorsal and striped legs point to this rather green specimen possibly a recent moult to adult Quite a variable SB in any case

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Thanks WR; I thought that it

Thanks WR; I thought that it might be a bit unusual and that's why I put it up, even thought it was out of focus.