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Plant Bug

Corizus hyoscyami

Description:

"Adults are about 9 millimetres (0.35 in) long. The species is a plant feeder. Like all scentless plant bugs, it lacks well-developed scent glands and can be distinguished by numerous veins in the membrane of the hemelytra, characteristic of all members of the Rhopalidae." ~wiki

Habitat:

spotted on the leaves of a potato plant


1 Species ID Suggestions

Maniacval
Maniacval 6 years ago
Corizus hyoscyami
Corizus hyoscyami Corizus hyoscyami - Overview


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2 Comments

Bernadette S
Bernadette S 6 years ago

Thanks for the ID, Manval!

michael1
michael1 6 years ago

looks like a milkweed bug

injica
injica 6 years ago

Lygaeus sp.

Bernadette S
Spotted by
Bernadette S

Umbertide, UMB, Italy

Lat: 43.32, Long: 12.34

Spotted on Jul 12, 2013
Submitted on Jul 27, 2013

Spotted for Mission

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