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Shield Bug

Observed: 17th July 2012 By: NorthRanger
Shield Bug
E ornata
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Eurydema

Check out NBN None in the UK This fella has hitched a ride on the Grapes Nice Macro Shot BTW

Best Wishes

WLR

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Eurydema

NBN Gateway doesn't know everything:
http://www.portlandbirdobs.org.uk/latest_may2005.htm

Since this record in 2005 there have been a few others, including confirmed breeding record on the south coast. I seem to recall that you need to check the colour of the top of the abdomen to be certain that it is ornata (hidden underneath the wings I'm afraid!).