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Lygaeid long and short-wings bugs - Melanopleurus tenor - male - female

Lygaeid long and short-wings bugs - Melanopleurus tenor - Male Female
6 miles NW Lyons, Boulder County, Colorado, USA
October 3, 2006
Size: Male (left) ~4.8 mm
This slide image shows the same M & F short-winged pair, but it also includes a normal winged adult. The long-winged adult resembles Melanopleurus belfragei. Is this species known to have adults with short and long wings?

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Lygaeid long and short-wings bugs - Melanopleurus tenor - male - female Lygaeid long and short-wings bugs - Melanopleurus tenor - male - female

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Melanopleurus tener
This is the brachypterous M. tener, known from CO.

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