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Lygus Bug

Lygus sp.


A Lygus Bug. About .5 to .75cm long.


On a plant in a meadow

2 Species ID Suggestions

shield bug or stink bug
Pentatomidae Pentatomidae

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AdamBrown 10 years ago

Thanks for the IDs Willie and Cindy! They are both really good, but I think the Lygus Bug is the closer match. It's pretty much dead on.

williefromwi 10 years ago

Shield bug or stink bug

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Colorado, USA

Spotted on Jun 17, 2012
Submitted on Jun 18, 2012

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