Sighting

Glenda Walter 25 Mar 2019

Bug nymph, Highfields

Bug nymph

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Sighted 25 Mar 2019
Williams Park, Highfields 4352

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Identifications

  • Glenda Walter 25 March 2019
    Coreidae
    (family)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Hemiptera: Coreidae
    Glenda Walter says

    Not sure about the ID, but it seems similar to some of the Coreid nymphs.

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  • Glenda Walter 27 March 2019
    Dysdercus sidae
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Hemiptera: Pyrrhocoridae: Dysdercus: sidae
    Common Names: Bugs, Pyrrhocorids, pale cotton stainer
    Glenda Walter says

    We were both wrong, Matthew. I saw both adults and two instars of nymphs on a large tree today, and with a name, found images for nymphs.

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Notes

  • Matthew Connors 26 March 2019
    Tagged With alydidae
    Matthew Connors says

    Looks like an Alydid nymph to me - I'd expect a Coreid to have broader legs

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  • Glenda Walter 26 March 2019
    Tagged With alydidae
    Glenda Walter says

    Thanks for that, Matthew.

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