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Boisea rubrolineata
Boisea rubrolineata
Western Box-Elder Bug
Photographer: Hartmut Wisch

ID: 0000 0000 1202 0412 (2002-12-05)

Copyright © 2002 Hartmut Wisch

  • date of photo  Apr 2002
  • location   Eaton Canyon Natural Area, Pasadena (Los Angeles County, California, US)
  • family Rhopalidae (Scentless Plant Bugs)
  • order Hemiptera
  • class Insecta
  • notes   Swarms of these true bugs can be seen in spring around Western Sycamore (Platanus racemosa), Western Box Elders (Acer negundo var. californicum), and Big-Leaf Maple (Acer macrophyllum). This individual is seen on a Western Sycamore leaf.
  • camera   Nikon Coolpix 950
  • contributor's ID #  DSCN2422sm.jpg
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Insect

  • common names   Western Box-Elder Bug (photographer)
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