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Hairy Shieldbug

Observed: 6th October 2013 By: MartincitoMartincito’s reputation in InvertebratesMartincito’s reputation in InvertebratesMartincito’s reputation in InvertebratesMartincito’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

This large bug landed on my window allowing me to get photos of both top and undersides!

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Sloe Shieldbug (Dolycoris baccarum) interacts

Comments

GrizzledBadger's picture

Aka Hairy Sbug.

Aka Hairy Sbug.

Brock

Martincito's picture

Indeed!

GrizzledBadger's picture

Sorry didn't spot your title.

Sorry didn't spot your title.

Brock

GrizzledBadger's picture

I've frequently found them on

I've frequently found them on Spear Thistle & on Knapweed developing seed-heads, esp. the instars but this yr. there've been very few on them or on the Sloes.

Brock

rockwolf's picture

Same here....

not nearly as many about this year... hope they recover next year.