The Saucer Bug has a prominent oval outline to its yellow/brown body that is covered in hundred of minute dark dots.
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Encyclopedia of British Bugs
|Common Name||Scientific Name||Description|
This jumping bug is one of several species causing 'cuckoo-spit' on plants in spring: the... more
|Blue Shield bug||Zicrona caerulea||
The Blue Shield bug is a medium-sized dark shield bug with a deep blue-green metallic sheen.
|Potato Leafhopper||Eupteryx aurata||
The Potato Leafhopper has a distinctive form with prominent dark markings and a pale hour-glass... more
|Heather Bug||Rhacognathus punctatus||
The Heather Bug has a mottled metallic bronze-brown appearance over a pale reddy-orange... more
|Common Froghopper||Philaenus spumarius||
The adult Common Froghopper can be found in a range of marbled brown colours. The nymphs are... more