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Birch Catkin Bug (Kleidocerys resedae)

Observed: 16th June 2012 By: stevefoster1976
Birch Catkin Bug (Kleidocerys resedae)

Very small 3-4mm bug. Happy to be photographed up very close. Rhopalid perhaps or Mirid? Please suggest.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Birch Catkin Bug (Kleidocerys resedae) interacts


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Thanks Chris Brooks

Thanks Chris.
Looking at the other pictures on the site of these, it has to be what you say. There are some birch trees nearby too!

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I was wondering if there were Birch trees nearby, as there is it strengthens the case for this species.