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Pyjama shieldbug I've seen this one also in the red color Geotagged,Graphosoma semipunctatum,Greece,Semipunctated Shield Bug,Summer Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

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  1. Found this bug near a monastery on Lesvos Greece Posted 11 days ago
    1. Captured with precision, great work! Posted 11 days ago
      1. Thanks a lot Ferdy Posted 10 days ago
  2. Great to see some of your work again ,Paul. Posted 10 days ago
    1. thanks Ernst Posted 10 days ago
  3. Nice find on Eryngium!
    They are usually attracted to Apiaceae, such as Thapsia villosa.
    Posted 8 days ago
    1. Thank you Felix, also for the info.
      Posted 8 days ago

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"Graphosoma semipunctatum" is a species of true bug living exclusively in the Mediterranean region. The form living on the island of Crete has sometimes been given the name "G. creticum".

Similar species: True Bugs
Species identified by Paul Dirksen
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Uploaded Mar 17, 2023. Captured Aug 15, 2021 08:28 in Epar.Od. Grevenon-Vovousas 22, Perivoli 510 32, Greece.
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • f/14.0
  • 1/664s
  • ISO1600
  • 400mm