Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Libyaspis
Family: Plataspidae (Insecta/Hemiptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
wahlbergi
NOTES

A distinctive oval bug. The adults are shiny and convex. They have very long wings and a scutellum which covers the entire body. Nymphs are covered with a whitish bloom and have conspicuous gland openings. They suck the juices from plants.


AUTHORITY
(Stal, 1863)
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: The brownish body of the nymph is covered with a white powdery layer
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Bug
Pill bug
Habitat
NOTES: Found on the vegetation
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year



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