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bayucca
bayucca 6 years ago
Red Cotton Stainer Bug
Dysdercus sp. Red Cotton Stainer Bug | Flickr - Photo Sharing!


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bayucca
bayucca 6 years ago

Pyrrhocoridae/Red Bugs, Dysdercus sp., the most common ones in your area are Dysdercus cingulatus and Dysdercus koenigii. But we would need to see the whole bug to get closer than the genus.
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/677...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/53395767@N0...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/53395767@N0...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/23469798@N0...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/61250458@N0...
I slightly would tend to Dysdercus cingulatus.

SeemaApril
Spotted by
SeemaApril

Haryana, India

Lat: 28.17, Long: 76.98

Spotted on Nov 16, 2011
Submitted on Apr 15, 2012

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