Tritomegas [Sehirus] bicolor (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Cydnidae)

Length: 5.5-7.5mm
Egg Nymph Adult
April - July
(20 Days)
May - September
(6 Weeks)
July - May
(Earliest: 9.3)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Spruce Forest Edge
Food:
(Larva)

Lamium album

Stachys sylvatica
Food:
(Adult)

Lamium album Juices
Parasitoids:
Eliozeta pellucens Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Several Tachinidae Larvae

British Bugs: Tritomegas bicolor Pied Shieldbug
Nature Spot: Pied Shieldbug - Tritomegas bicolor
Insektenbox: Schwarzweiße Erdwanze


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