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Parent Bugs


A yellowish variant of the parent bug, Elasmuch grisea (Hemiptera: Acanthosomatidae).

Here is a dark reddish variant of the same species:

And here is a greyish-brown variant:

See here for a whitish variant.

Photos taken in Whiteknights Park, Reading University grounds, Reading, UK, on 2011-08-29, 2006-09-23, and 2011-09-08, respectively.

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