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Green Jewel Bug

Lampromicra senator

Description:

A beautiful metalic bug. About 14mm long.

Habitat:

Found this on the tree outside my bedroom.


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23 Comments

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar a year ago

EOL says you are right with ID...
http://eol.org/pages/3687091/maps

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner a year ago

Yes, I see, but they are similar.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar a year ago

But Cotton Harlequin bug is different one.

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner a year ago

Hmmmm. Maybe I have this ID wrong then Ashish?

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar a year ago

It remind me Hibiscus Harlequin Bug (Tectocoris diophthalmus) find in Australia and seen in some user's collections few months ago...

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner a year ago

Thank you Mayra.

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann a year ago

Wow, great Spotting!

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner a year ago

Thank you very much patty :)

patty
patty a year ago

Nice series Leanne and beautiful invertebrate =)

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner a year ago

Thank you Sachin, Agustin & Tishanne :)) Thank you

TishannePatterson
TishannePatterson a year ago

Stunning Jewel bug. Great spotting!

Agustín Amenabar
Agustín Amenabar a year ago

Beautiful spotting, great light.
I'm having a blast with your gallery today.

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri a year ago

wonderful colors,

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner a year ago

Thank you for all your lovely comments. @Argy.....I'm giggling at your bike shorts. I always love your descriptions of what our critters are wearing :) Thanks

Beautiful spotting!

KarenL
KarenL a year ago

Awesome! What a beauty!

oxyjack
oxyjack a year ago

Absolutely gorgeous!

harsuame
harsuame a year ago

Preciosos colores felicidades

MickGrant
MickGrant a year ago

Excellent!

I like the second picture best!

Argy Bee
Argy Bee a year ago

Stunning outfit right down to the orange bike shorts.

Gustavo Carneiro
Gustavo Carneiro a year ago

awesome!

Nilesh Sutar
Nilesh Sutar a year ago

nice colours

Queensland, Australia

Lat: -21.42, Long: 149.22

Spotted on Apr 28, 2012
Submitted on Apr 28, 2012

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