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Forest shieldbug

Pentatoma rufipes


Attractive brown & orange bug.


Deciduous woodland especially around oak trees.


Prefered food is oak but can be a pest on fruit trees.

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1 Comment

Eve Dosh
Eve Dosh 8 years ago

Fantastic pic. He's a very cool little guy :)

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Sunderland, England, United Kingdom

Lat: 54.84, Long: -1.51

Spotted on Sep 5, 2010
Submitted on Apr 29, 2011

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