Insects, album 2 (Weevils & Bugs) - Brians Wildlife Photos

Parent Shield Bug 2

Elasmucha grisea. The bug has had eggs of a parasitic fly laid on it, once hatched the larva will burrow into the Shield Bug and eat it from within. Haugh Woods, Herefordshire, Jul 2015

SHieldBugParentcarrying egss of fly