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Hairy Shieldbug

A purple or red tinged shieldbug found throughout the summer on shrubs of the mainly of the rose family.


Common Name Hairy Shieldbug
Alternative Name(s) Sloe Shieldbug
Scientific Name Dolycoris baccarum
Species Group Shield bugs
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