Heteroptera (type of shieldbug)

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This is another type of shield bug .

Heteroptera is a group of about 40,000 species of insects in the Hemiptera. Sometimes called “true bugs”,that name more commonly refers to Hemiptera as a whole, and “typical bugs” might be used as a more unequivocal alternative since among the Hemiptera the heteropterans are most consistently and universally termed “bugs”. “Heteroptera” is Greek for “different wings”: most species have forewings with both membranous and hardened portions (called hemelytra); members of the primitive Enicocephalomorpha have wings that are completely membranous. Wikipedia

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Pictured on a Sunflower