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Eastern Boxelder Bug

Boisea trivittata


Small insect with black and red coloration. Distinctive patterning. Not considered an agricultural pest, but this bug can congregate in large numbers for overwintering, sometimes in buildings.


Temperate woodlands bordering the James River. Pony Pasture Park, Virginia.

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Richmond City, Virginia, USA

Lat: 37.55, Long: -77.51

Spotted on Mar 21, 2015
Submitted on May 15, 2015

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