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Tectocoris lineola

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Scutelleridae
Rank  Species
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Hemiptera
Genus  Tectocoris
Tectocoris lineola

Tectocoris lineola, the Jewel Bug or Harlequin Bug, is a species of shield-backed bugs belonging to the family Scutelleridae.



Tectocoris lineola can reach a length of about 13 millimetres (0.51 in). Body is dull reddish ochraceous, with a finely punctate upper surface. The anterior area of pronotum and basal area of scutellum show metallic greenish reflections.


This species is present in New Guinea and Australia.


Tectocoris lineola Wikipedia

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