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Burton Mesa Ecological Reserve, Santa Barbara County, California, USA
April 23, 2015
Size: ~4mm
Found on Purisima manzanita (Arctostaphylos purissima) in sandy Burton Mesa chaparral habitat

M.D. Schwartz says,
"probably Orange-colored oak-associated western genus group of Phylini but not Aurantiocoris cuneotinctus (Van Duzee, 1915)."

Moved from Plant Bugs.

I don't know if it has any bearing on ID, but so far of these that I've seen have been on manzanita; I've yet to see them on the oaks.

Maybe a lighter form of

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