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Red Cotton Stainer

Dysdercus cf. poecilus

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Lanzz
Lanzz 6 years ago
Red Cotton Stainer
Dysdercus cf. poecilus 姬赤星椿象 Dysdercus poecilus


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5 Comments

NurulIzzati
NurulIzzati 8 years ago

Thank you!

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

Great shot - welcome to Project Noah!

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 8 years ago

They are definitely in the True Bug Suborder! They look like something from the Family Pyrrhocoridae - Red Bugs. Not sure of the exact species. Beautiful spotting! Welcome!

NurulIzzati
NurulIzzati 8 years ago

spotted several pairs of them mating during a hot, humid, sunny day.

Wild Things
Wild Things 8 years ago

Lovely first spotting! Welcome to the community! We look forward to more wildlife spottings from you.

NurulIzzati
Spotted by
NurulIzzati

Selangor, Malaysia

Spotted on May 28, 2012
Submitted on May 28, 2012

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