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Beetle found on loganberry

Observed: 16th September 2012 By: rasselas
Beetle Found On Loganberry
Description:

Pale flattish green beetle about 1 cm with darker head and spots on edge of carapace, three short horizontal stripes. Not shiny. Can anyone identify it please?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Green Shieldbug nymph (Palomena prasina) interacts

Comments

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Green shield bug

Thanks!
I agree with the identification. I noticed it was very pale green when originally caught on the pale underside of a leaf, and darkened up once in a jar. Chameleon bugs? lol