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Verilude (Scentless True Bug)

Corizus hyoscyami


Really small and calm insect, around 1cm of size. Red with a black pattern.


Forest (not dense) on a mountain range near the sea. Around 260m high (unsure).


This one was pretty calm, going around the plant curiously. I actually petted it with a finger and he ignored me completely.

1 species ID suggestions


Zariga 4 years ago

It does seem quite similar to a milkweed bug. Although James A McNair's ID was wrong, it was the clue I needed to find what this bug was for I had no reason where to look. And that's why I always value the suggestions. Thanks for the help!

Maria dB
Maria dB 4 years ago

It does look very similar to a milkweed bug - nice spotting!


Lat: 40.20, Long: -8.88

Spotted on Aug 9, 2014
Submitted on Aug 9, 2014

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