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Red Cotton Bug

Dysdercus koenigii

Description:

Red Cotton Bug

Habitat:

Moist Soil..River

1 Species ID Suggestions

LarsKorb
LarsKorb 9 years ago
Red Cotton Bug
Dysdercus koenigii


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3 Comments

Isabela
Isabela 9 years ago

Hi, In the blog of Dr. Jawale Chetan S., you can see a photo e info about Red cotton bug (Pyrrhocoridae): http://zoologyryk.blogspot.com/2010_06_2...

WhySoSerioussss
WhySoSerioussss 9 years ago

True esp looking at the bodily structure..The color put me onto the ladybugs..

Latimeria
Latimeria 9 years ago

This appears to be a true bug, in the order Hemiptera, not a ladybug.

WhySoSerioussss
Spotted by
WhySoSerioussss

Maharashtra, India

Spotted on Jun 19, 2010
Submitted on Apr 27, 2011

Spotted for Mission

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