Hemiptères et Homoptères des Maritimes
A discussion group for exploring the fascinating insect group that are the True Bugs (Hemiptera and/or Heteroptera) and "Short-horned" Bugs (Homoptera) and their allies. (Please post only species seen/found in the Canadian Maritimes).
Latest Activity: on Thursday
Water Scorpions (Nepidae), Giant Water Bugs (Belostomatidae), Water Boatmen (Corixidae), Backswimmers (Notonectidae), Water Striders (Gerridae), Plant Bugs (Miridae), Cicadas (Cicadidae), Treehoppers (Membracidae), Leafhoppers (Cicadellidae), Stink Bugs (Pentatomidae), Spittlebugs (Cercopidae), Aphids (Aphididae)...etc.
This little treehopper was on the inside of my patio door. It wanted out. Hard to get a photo there so I put it in a Styrofoam cup with a piece of cellophane over it. Took a few images and let it go…Continue
PENTATOMIDAE Pentatominae: Cosmopepla lintneriana - Twice-stabbed Stink BugOn purple loosestrife under the silver maple canopy in the Fredericton Wildlife Area, 13 July, early evening.…Continue
Bugs in March YAY!Come to find out this cute fellow is a Brown Water Scorpion, aka Ranatra fusca. Its a True Bug and member of the family Nepidae. I'm able to ID this one by the fact its the only one…Continue
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