| Oxycarenus lavaterae (Fabricius, 1787)|
| Taxonomical Classification: Animalia / Arthropoda / Insecta / Heteroptera / Lygaeidae |
| Mallow seed bug Maltese name not known|
| Further Information: |
This species is very common on our islands. It usually forms quite large congregations on plants. It feeds by piercing with its beak and sucking the fluids.
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