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|date of photo Nov 29, 2002
location Silverwood Lake (San Bernardino County, California, US)family Rhopalidae (Scentless Plant Bugs)order Hemipteraclass Insectahabitat Found where deciduous trees, such as Western Box-Elder, Big-Leaf Maple, and Western Sycamore grow.notes 'The Literate Bug' - This true bug flew through the open window of my car as I was about to leave Silverwood Lake. It landed on my left wrist from which I gently dropped it onto a better surface (which happened to be the Desert Jepson) while reaching for my camera with the other hand. Not until I put the images on my computer did I notice that it had landed on the word 'PLANTS'.camera Nikon Coolpix 950contributor's ID # DSCN6931sm.jpg photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Insect
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Western Box-Elder Bug (photographer)
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