FAUNA and FUNGHI of MALTA
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Eurydema ornatum  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomical Classification:  Animalia / Arthropoda / Insecta / Heteroptera / Pentatomidae
Ornamental Shield Bug     Spallut tal-Orjent
Further Information:
This bug has very bright colours that warn the predators that the bug can be dangerous to eat. The ornamental shield bug is usually found on flower heads and on flowering plants. They exist in 2 different colour forms.








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