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Cotton-stainer bug

Dysdercus nigrofasciatus

Description:

A sad, or perhaps bitter face on a bug... App. 15mm. Active and alert, left my hand and flew a few meters away...

Habitat:

Urban area, garden, rhododendron bush.

5 Comments

Sckel
Sckel 7 years ago

But my bug does not have the face of Raúl Juliá on its back.

Tiz
Tiz 7 years ago

Great Bo! Ispot is such a great place! Thank you very much for the support with the ID! Have a great day :)

Tiz
Tiz 7 years ago

I guess they come in different colours! All of them are interesting Sckel, and your spottings were cool in my eyes!. Augusto, do you have a lot of them in Colombia?

Sckel
Sckel 7 years ago

I have two bugs similar to this, but the design on the back is not so cool, it's dark.

I love this bugs. Son maravillosos.

Tiz
Spotted by
Tiz

Maputo, Mozambique

Spotted on Aug 21, 2013
Submitted on Aug 25, 2013

Spotted for Mission

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