TA0322 : Hawthorn Shield Bug (Acanthosoma haemorrhoidale)

taken 7 years ago, near to Barton-Upon-Humber, North Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Hawthorn Shield Bug (Acanthosoma haemorrhoidale)
Hawthorn Shield Bug (Acanthosoma haemorrhoidale)
I am not an expert on insects but I think this specimen found on my wheelie bin and about 1cm in length is a Hawthorn Shield Bug (Acanthosoma haemorrhoidale). More information on the identification of UK Hemiptera can be found at LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Monday, 29 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Monday, 29 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Insects > Insects   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 0311 2228 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:41.2084N 0:26.4092W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 0311 2228
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Hawthorn Shield Bug  Acanthosoma Haemorrhoidale  Hemiptera 

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