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Beetle

Observed: 30th August 2009 By: goforitgirlgoforitgirl’s reputation in Invertebratesgoforitgirl’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

beetle in our garden

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Gorse Shieldbug (Piezodorus lituratus) interacts

Comments

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Gorse Shieldbug Nymph

Although it looks rather beetle-like this is actually a nymph (young stage) of the Gorse Shieldbug. See here for more information and pictures of the adults. Nice species to find in the garden!

David