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Shield bug

Chrysocoris purpureus

Description:

A pair of three-segmented-antenna; rich colours with bright iridescence along with big dark spots Length : ~1.5cm Season : Winter season Time : afternoon 12:30pm Frequency : rare although other stink bug species are common in this area

Habitat:

Spotted inside the car parking very close to open abandoned area with lot of plants.

Notes:

Must be some metallic shield bug species from super family Pentatomoidea

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Shield bug
Chrysocoris purpureus Chrysocoris purpureus · iNaturalist


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1 Comment

m.prasad.369
m.prasad.369 2 months ago

Thanks! :)

m.prasad.369
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m.prasad.369

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Spotted on Sep 29, 2020
Submitted on Aug 16, 2021

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