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Beetle

Description:

A beetle.

Habitat:

Spotted in a tropical , semi forest location.

Notes:

About a CM in size. resting on a small plant. Pale red with black spots on back.

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 10 years ago
Red Cotton Bug
Dysdercus cingulatus Red Cotton Bug - Dysdercus cingulatus - Overview


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1 Comment

bayucca
bayucca 10 years ago

Hemiptera, (Beetles are order Coleoptera), Pyrrhocoridae (family name), Dysdercus sp. and most probably Dysdercus cingulatus.
http://www.ccs-hk.org/DM/butterfly/Bugs/...
It is a True Bug, not a beetle.
Pyrrhocoridae:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pyrrhocori...

MahabaleshwaraB
Spotted by
MahabaleshwaraB

Haryana, India

Spotted on Nov 9, 2013
Submitted on Nov 9, 2013

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