Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Tessaratoma sp, Sumatra Indonesia


This photo was taken in Bengkulu Sumatra Indonesia. This is a tessaratomid in adult form. This bug has light brown color of head, pronotum, scutellum and elytra.  The size of this bug is about 30mm. This bug resemble to Tessaratoma papillosa (Lychee Stink Bug)
.This bug is from the family of Tessaratomidae under genus of Tessaratoma.

Taxonomy:
Phylum : Arthropoda - Arthropods
Class : Insecta - Insects
Order : Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies
Suborder : Heteroptera - True Bugs
Superfamily : Pentatomoidea
Family : Tessaratomidae
Genus : Tessaratoma

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