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Ventral side of a Jewel bugs


Ventral side of a Jewel bugs
Informação sobre a Foto
Direitos de Autor: samiran nandy (samiran88) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 834 W: 85 N: 1657] (10271)
Género: Animals
Meio: Cor
Data da Foto: 2005-08-24
Categorias: Insects
Câmara: Fuji Finepix S7000
Exposição: f/5.6, 1/450 segundos
More Photo Info: [view]
Versão da Foto: Versão Original
Data de Submissão: 2010-11-25 6:04
Visto: 6860
Pontos: 4
[Notas - Normas] Nota do Artista
Jewel bugs, Shield Backed Bugs -Family Scutelleridae
Species in this family are known as Jewel Bugs due to their often brilliant coloration or shield-backed bugs. Bugs in this family are usually colourful with metallic colour of spots. They are medium to large size. The head is triangular, antenna are 3-5 segmented. Jewel Bugs and Shield-backed bugs are plant suckers. They can be distinguished from other bugs by their scutellum completely covered the whole abdomen and wings. This is why sometimes they are miss-recognized as beetle. They are easily distinguished from beetles by having sucking mouthparts and the shield on the back is continuous, not the divided wings cover with separation at the middle. These insects feed on plant juices from a variety of different species, including some commercial crops. Closely related to stink bugs, they may also produce an offensive odour when disturbed

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hello Samiran
super pose with great details and beautfiul colours
very nice shot
greeting lou

Hello Samiran

Excellent macro of this colorful insect,
with a beautiful light and back-light effect,
great focus, sharpness, and details, TFS

Asbed

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