Lygus Plant Bug
Family Myridae
Genus Lygus

lygus plant bug
Plant Bugs usually dine on plants but they can also dine on other insects. This Lygus Bug was sightseeing
from the top of this bush. It's the only plant bug I found this day at Bear River MBR in Box Elder
County, Utah, but I'm sure there were thousands of others.  © Carol Davis 3-22-2012

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