MELVYN YEO / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY MELVYN YEO / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Baby shield bugs. Newly-hatched shield bugs with full and empty egg cases (beige) on a plant stem. Shield bugs (family Pentatomoidea) has glands between the first and second pair of legs that produce a foul-smelling fluid when threatened in order to deter predators.
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