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Scarlet Plant Bug

Lopidea marginata

Description:

Mating red, gray and black plant bugs with red eyes. Their wings are light gray with a red corium. Their pronotum and scutella are light red. The membrane is a copper. Legs and antenna are dark gray. They were just over 5 mm long each.

Habitat:

Penstemon plant in chaparral.

Notes:

The nymph can be seen at my other spotting: https://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/24...

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California, USA

Spotted on Jun 11, 2019
Submitted on Jun 13, 2019

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