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4-Coloured Milk Vine Bug

Oncopeltus sordidus

Notes:

I encountered this very colourful bug on our letterbox. The fourth pic makes me laugh - it looks like it's waving me away ('get out of my face, paparazzo')! The scientific name intrigues me too... what's so sordid about this lovely bug?

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4 Comments

ShannaB
ShannaB 8 years ago

Thanks Rieko.

RiekoS
RiekoS 8 years ago

Very nice series.

ShannaB
ShannaB 8 years ago

Thanks Kerry!

KerryHawkins
KerryHawkins 8 years ago

Very tidy looking bug Shanna.

ShannaB
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ShannaB

Maroochydore, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Apr 7, 2013
Submitted on Apr 7, 2013

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