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I was wondering if anyone could tell me what type of beetle this is. He was a tough nut, he had a fight with a spider then climbed up my window frame to have a drink of the fresh water I was using to clean the windows with!




Common Shield Bug, Ladylala

5 Sep, 2010


Hi Bamboo
I have never seen before in my garden, thanks for letting me know.

5 Sep, 2010


I had that in my garden recently with 'go away' yellow and black stripes on his backside. All the others were a greeny colour

5 Sep, 2010


there are about 30 british species of sheild bugs. they are wonderful insects.

5 Sep, 2010


Hi Doriac and Seaburngirl
Thanks for getting back about the insect, I am going to look it up now I know what it is.

5 Sep, 2010

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