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Scarlet Plant Bug

Lopidea marginata


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.


Penstemon plant in chaparral.


The nymph can be seen at my other spotting:

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California, USA

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

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