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Shield Bug type

Observed: 25th November 2012 By: AmonSzocsAmonSzocs’s reputation in InvertebratesAmonSzocs’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

This creature was under a stone in my greenhouse, probably it was preparing to hibernate, or die. It looks like a Shield bug, but not green. Could be because of the time of year. If anyone knows, please add it on.Thanks.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Dock Bug (Coreus marginatus) interacts

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Family: Coreidae

Information on Coreus marginatus

Shield Bug higher taxonomy:

Superfamily:..........Pentatomoidea
Family:.................Pentatomidae Leach, 1815
Subfamilies:
Aphylinae
Asopinae
Cyrtocorinae
Discocephalinae
Edessinae
Pentatominae
Phyllocephalinae
Podopinae
Serbaninae
Stirotarsinae