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Yellow and Black Beetle
Location: Adelaide, South Australia
February 8, 2012 5:26 am
I found this beetle on my lemon tree.
Signature: Jessica

Stink Bug Nymph

Dear Jessica,
This is not a Beetle.  It is an immature Stink Bug, possibly the Green Vegetable Bug,
Nezara viridula, an introduced species with highly variable nymphs in many colors.  The Brisbane Insect website describes them thus: “The immature stages are brightly coloured with orange, red, black and green. “

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