Share this photo on Twitter Share this photo on Facebook

Tessaratomid Shield Bug Nymph (Tessaratomidae)

Posted by
itchydogimages (Pu'er, China) on 11 October 2012 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Tessaratomids resemble large stink bugs (Pentatomidae) and are sometimes quite colorful. Their nymphal forms too are often very colorful also and usually bear little resemblance to the adult.
Pu'er, Yunnan, China

SONY DSC-R1 1/200 second F/16.0 ISO 160 60 mm

For an overload of my Chinese insect and spider images, and non-organic subjects from China, check on my Flickr photostream at http://www.flickr.com/photos/itchydogimages

dang from Atlanta, United States

Quite the stunner with those stripes, great shot of the guy.

11 Oct 2012 5:24am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

je découvre cette bestiole

11 Oct 2012 6:30am

Sylvie from France

etrangeté !

11 Oct 2012 8:09am

omid from mashhad, Iran

wooow!
very nice & wonderful!!!

11 Oct 2012 7:03pm

SONY DSC-R1
1/200 second
F/16.0
ISO 160
60 mm

insect
macro
china
hemiptera
bug
tessaratomidae
stink
shield