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Shield Bug

Carpocoris purpureipennis


About 12mm in length, red-brownish appearance.


Seen on flowers of Black Mustard, montane grasslands & pastures (about 750 of altitude), and close to mixed and protected forest. The area is in lake Geneva valley, at the feet of Jura mountain range.

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Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Tromelin Island

Spotted on May 30, 2019
Submitted on Jun 2, 2019

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