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Capsid bug

Family: Miridae


With it's brain showing where a scutellum should be :-) an otherwise attractive looking bug . About 18mm body length.


Attracted to lights at the local school.


... looks maybe like a Coreoidea type.. maybe Miridae.. sorry only one shot before it vanished...

1 Species ID Suggestions

stho002 7 years ago
Plant bug

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Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 7 years ago

Thanks for confirming Martin and Stephen... I'll dig into it soon. :-)

MartinL 7 years ago

Looks like miridae
Heres a link and notes to a similar one

Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Aug 24, 2013
Submitted on Sep 3, 2013

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