Saturday, August 18, 2012

Green Vegetable Bug (Nezara sp)



Photos in this post were taken in Bengkulu Sumatra Indonesia. This green stink bug is from the family of Pentatomidae under genus of Nezara. The size of this bug is about 10mm.





Scientific classification
Kingdom : Animalia (Animals)
Phylum : Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Class : Insecta (Insects)
Order : Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder : Heteroptera (True Bugs)
Superfamily : Pentatomoidea
Family : Pentatomidae (Stink Bugs)
Genus : Nezara

References:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nezara_viridula



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