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St. Andrew's Cotton Stainer

Dysdercus andreae


The common name and the specific epithet refer to the white "St. Andrew's cross" on the hemelytra. There is a white arc at the base of the head. The scutellum is mostly red and the membrane is dark. Length: 8-11 mm.

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40n73w 8 years ago

Looks like Spider-Man!

YukoChartraw 9 years ago


Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Colourful chaos! Love it.

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 9 years ago

That is a bunch of milkweed bugs(not sure)! Nice....

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Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico

Spotted on Dec 6, 2008
Submitted on Jan 29, 2013

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