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Hibiscus bug

Tectocoris diophthalmus


This jewel bug is well known and common on native hibiscus. The genders and the nymphs are easily taken to be different species. Last visit, I saw only nymphs, so here is the adult.


Near the Cairns botanical gardens on wild native hibiscus

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Lat: -16.91, Long: 145.75

Spotted on May 16, 2015
Submitted on May 16, 2015

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