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Interesting Shield Bug The direct translation from Portuguese to English is "two-moon-shield-bug". Interesting name and phisionomy :-) Elvisurini,Europe,Fall,Geotagged,Portugal,Scutelleridae,Solenosthedium bilunatum,bug,insect,macro Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Interesting Shield Bug

The direct translation from Portuguese to English is "two-moon-shield-bug". Interesting name and phisionomy :-)

    comments (8)

  1. I like its coppery color! Posted 8 months ago
    1. Yes, and looking at it in a particular angle the texture has a blueish color, not easy to capture in a photo but very interesting to witness. Posted 8 months ago
  2. Very Beautiful and interesting! Posted 8 months ago
    1. Thank you so much Alek ;-) Posted 8 months ago
  3. Amazing Flavio Posted 8 months ago
    1. Glad you like it Niel ;-) Posted 8 months ago
  4. Indeed, very good find! Nice shot* Posted 8 months ago
    1. So glad you like it ;-) Posted 8 months ago

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Solenosthedium bilunatum (Lefebvre, 1827) is a remarkable, 12 – 16 mm large true bug of the Scutelleridae family, member of the tribe Elvisurini, which is most diversified in the Austral-Asian region.

Similar species: True Bugs
Species identified by Flavio
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By Flavio

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Uploaded Dec 1, 2021. Captured Nov 26, 2021 09:25 in 452C+R8 Moncarapacho, Portugal.
  • X-T20
  • f/1.0
  • 1/180s
  • ISO200
  • 100mm