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Ischnodemus sabuleti Ischnodemus sabuleti is one of the very few representatives of the family Blissidae (or alternatively Blissinae in the Lygaeidae) - distinctively elongate bugs, often short-winged, but this species has both short winged and fully winged individuals. Blissidae,Blissinae,Heteroptera,Ischnodemus,Ischnodemus sabuleti,Lygaeidae,nl: Slanklijfsapwants Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Ischnodemus sabuleti

Ischnodemus sabuleti is one of the very few representatives of the family Blissidae (or alternatively Blissinae in the Lygaeidae) - distinctively elongate bugs, often short-winged, but this species has both short winged and fully winged individuals.

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  1. Stunning bug! Here, a full winged individual:
    https://naturdata.com/especie/ischnodemus-sabuleti/26499/0/
    Never saw it. Another for my wishlist :o)
    Posted 2 years ago
    1. It's an older photo that I uploaded to add the species to JD - if I find them, they are usually abundant, so next time I should get more images of different wing lengths :o) Posted 2 years ago
    2. Found an old image (2007) of a macropterous individual :o)
      Ischnodemus sabuleti - Macropterous for Rui :o) Blissidae,Blissinae,Heteroptera,Ischnodemus,Ischnodemus sabuleti,Lygaeidae,nl: Slanklijfsapwants
      Posted 2 years ago
  2. An absolutely fabulous shot! Posted 11 months ago
  3. Love the detail-excellent Posted 11 months ago
  4. You have captured the texture perfectly, well done! Posted 11 months ago

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''Ischnodemus sabuleti'', also known as the European Chinch Bug, is a species of swarming true bug from the family Blissidae, which family also includes the American Chinch Bug ''Blissus leucopterus''. It was first described by Carl Fredrik Fallén in 1826.

Similar species: True Bugs
Species identified by Pudding4brains
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By Pudding4brains

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Uploaded Jan 19, 2017.