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Shield bug? - Chinavia hilaris

Shield bug? - Chinavia hilaris
Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
August 23, 2007
A shield bug, perhaps? Please leave a note if you know a genus or species.

Moved from Green Stink Bug.


Moved from Stink Bugs.

Moved from True Bugs.

Looking around here at bugguide and elsewhere, I see lots of confirmation that this is a nymph stink bug.

Definitely a stink bug nymph
Definitely a stink bug nymph - probably Acrosternum hilare, Green stink bug. One of the better photos of this species that I have seen.

I think that it's probably an immature stink bug of some sort.

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