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± 8 mm - Could be the green stink bug instar.

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Johan Heyns
Johan Heyns 7 years ago

I agree with Jill. 3rd or 4th instar of the green vegetable bug.

Smith'sZoo 7 years ago

Thank you Luis. Very interesting indeed Jill, we have many similar plants and insects! :)

JillBlack 7 years ago

Wow they hatch out on the other side of the world at the same time then. I didn't know that - interesting :)

JillBlack 7 years ago

Stink bug (Nezara viridula) in 4th instar see my spotting

LuisStevens 7 years ago

Great series and macro!

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Spotted on Nov 10, 2012
Submitted on Feb 2, 2013

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