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Bug on runner beans

Observed: 28th August 2012 By: phile

A lot of these bugs were on my runner beans on my allotment.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Thank you for the

Thank you for the identification. On closer inspection I thought it was a "shield bug" but I'm more used to seeing the green variety. At one point there were a number covering the beans, but within a week most had disappeared and they did no damage to the crop.