Zicrona caerulea (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Pentatomidae)


Nymph

Length: 5-8mm
Egg Nymph Imago
May - June
(7-10 Days)
June - July
(Earliest: 8.9)
(40-45 Days)
July - June
(Earliest: 6.9)

Biotopes:
Heath and Moorland

Meadows

Spruce Forest Edge
Food:
Several Chrysomelidae
Possible Food:
Other Chrysomelidae Eggs, Larvae

Lepidoptera
Possible Parasitoids:
Several Tachinidae Larvae

British Bugs: Zicrona caerulea
Nature Spot: Blue Shieldbug - Zicrona caerulea
Virtual Fauna of the Lakeland: Blue Shieldbug


Pictures © 2003, 2006 J.K. Lindsey

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