Nature School Game Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Milkweed bug

Oncopeltus fasciatus


It looked like a box elder bug, but the body was mostly red rather than black.


On a milkweed plant

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Its juvenile Milkweed bug.

Spotted by

Salem, Utah

Spotted on Sep 15, 2011
Submitted on Sep 15, 2011

Spotted for Mission

Related Spottings

Large Milkweed Bug milkweed bug Milkweed Bugs Large Milkweed Bug

Nearby Spottings

Common mallow Shaggy ink cap Red milkweed beetle Russian Olive
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors