Squash Bug (three
Squash Bug in St. George, Utah. © Carol Davis
These Squash Bugs are Leaffooted Bugs,
there is no part
of the leg that
resemble leaves, like this other Leaffooted bug.
members of the
Bug family, who would prey on the squash bug if given a
Squash Bugs are
garden pests, feeding on pumpkin and squash. Below
eggs laid on top of the leaves in gardens.
© Carol Davis,
Squash Bug eggs. © Carol Davis 8-17-2008
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