The Pied Shield Bug has black and white markings on wings, with similar marking on the abdomen of both adult and the larva.
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Encyclopedia of British Bugs
|Common Name||Scientific Name||Description|
|Rhododendron Leafhopper||Graphocephala fennahi||
The Rhododendron Leafhopper was introduced from North America, is now very established on... more
|Saucer Bug||Ilyocoris cimicoides||
The Saucer Bug has a prominent oval outline to its yellow/brown body that is covered in hundred... more
|Potato Leafhopper||Eupteryx aurata||
The Potato Leafhopper has a distinctive form with prominent dark markings and a pale hour-glass... more
|Pied Shield Bug||Sehirus bicolor||
The Pied Shield Bug has black and white markings on wings, with similar marking on the abdomen... more
|Lesser Water Boatman||Corixa punctata||
The Lesser Water Boatman using its fringed hind legs as paddles.