Need your help for identification
Location: Yalova, TR
April 15, 2012 1:05 pm
Dear Scientist,
I’ll be very glad if you’d help
with identification of the bugs
that I encountered in the forest
This picture is taken in Yalova,
Marmara region of Turkey.
Signature: Mr. Ercan Arısoy

Firebugs from Turkey

Dear Ercan,
We are not scientists, nor do we have a terribly extensive formal background in science.  We are artists who are trying to promote a better understanding of insects and their importance to the web of life on our planet.  These are Firebugs, Pyrrhocoris apterus, a benign species found throughout much of Europe.

Location: Turkey

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