strawberry bug

strawberry bug

Observation - strawberry bug - UK and Ireland. Description: This bug was first discovered in the UK in 2010 having arrived from the continent. I have watched it spread out from it's log-fortress stronghold at the insect conservation area on Hackney marshes to cover the immediate area and across the marshes (4 mile

This bug was first discovered in the UK in 2010 having arrived from the continent. I have watched it spread out from it's log-fortress stronghold at the insect conservation area on Hackney marshes to cover the immediate area and across the marshes (4 miles south of here). Now it's reached my allotment and seems interested in the strawberries
Look Out, this bug is probably heading your way - several here, not just one or two