Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Big-eyed Bug

Family Geocoridae,


Small insect with large round eyes, 2mm body length.


Spotted on low herb. James Cook University, Cairns QLD

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Very aptly named!

Andrea Lim
Andrea Lim 7 years ago

It could be in the Geocoridae. It certainly has big eyes! Thank you Tom for the assistance with the ID.

Andrea Lim
Andrea Lim 7 years ago

Thank you Stephen and injica, it is kinda cute with its BUG eyes :-)

Tom15 7 years ago

Has the look of a Big-eyed Bug (Geocoridae). Nice find!

injica 7 years ago

Oh how cute :)

StephenSolomons 7 years ago

No, It is a good image though

Andrea Lim
Spotted by
Andrea Lim

Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Apr 13, 2013
Submitted on Apr 16, 2013

Related Spottings

Spotting Crab spider Treehopper Linx spider

Nearby Spottings

Unknown hopper Red Velvet Mite Unknown Hopper Unknown Snail
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors