Lygus rugulipennis Poppius 1911 (Family Miridae)

Length: Male 4.7-5.4mm, Female 5.2-5.7mm
Egg Nymph Adult
? ? All Year
(Earliest: 16.5)
(2 Generations)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Hedge Rows
Food:
(Polyphagous)

Tripleurospermum inodorum Juices

Chenopodium album Juices

Urtica dioica Juices

Rumex obtusifolius Juices

Medicago sativa Juices

Rubus idaeus Juices

Oenothera biennis Juices
Possible Food:
(Polyphagous)

Trifolium Juices
Food:
(Adult)

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar

Taraxacum campylodes Nectar
Parasitoids:
Peristenus pallipes Larva

British Bugs: Lygus rugulipennis
Insektenbox: Lygus rugulipennis


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