Pentatoma rufipes (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Pentatomidae)


Nymph Stages

Length: 11-15mm
Egg Nymph Adult
August August - July
(Earliest: 15.4)
July - November
(Earliest: 1.6)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Wet Forest
Food:
(Polyphagous)

Several Rosaceae Juices

Alnus glutinosa Juices

Corylus avellana Juices

Fagus sylvatica Juices

Quercus robur Juices

Fraxinus excelsior Juices

Insecta

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar
Possible Food:
(Polyphagous)

Salicaceae Juices

Betula Juices
Parasitoids:
Phasia hemiptera Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Several Tachinidae Larvae

British Bugs: Pentatoma rufipes
Nature Spot: Forest Bug - Pentatoma rufipes
Insektenbox: Rotbeinige Baumwanze


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