What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination

We later spotted these Large Milkweed Bugs, Oncopeltus fasciatus, on their host plant. There were only two, and one was more colorful and cooperative, posing for these photos. They are members of the Family Lygaeidae which includes Chinch Bugs. These beautiful bugs do not damage cultivated plants, but they occasionally aggregate and hibernate in great numbers like Box Elder Bugs.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination

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