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Spotted Shield Bug

Pachycoris torridus

Description:

15 mm across



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9 Comments

ToddTahtinen
ToddTahtinen 6 years ago

Great shot

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

Thank you for announcing your forthcoming spotting... Must be great as per your collection must share on PNW group on FB.

Daniel-CR
Daniel-CR 7 years ago

Thank you all for the comments! . Ashish, yes!, they are the same bug. BTW Ive just found a lot of them just coming out from eggs... will upload the pics soon!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

May be related to these spotted specie...
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/753...

RiekoS
RiekoS 7 years ago

Beautiful spotiing.

Atul
Atul 7 years ago

Beautiful!

misako
misako 7 years ago

absolutely beautiful!

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 7 years ago

Great spotting..

Phil_S
Phil_S 7 years ago

Fantastic photo! Nice work :-)

Daniel-CR
Spotted by
Daniel-CR

Costa Rica

Lat: 9.52, Long: -83.47

Spotted on Oct 11, 2012
Submitted on Oct 11, 2012

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