Italian Striped Bugs (graphosoma lineatum)


Italian Striped Bug
Italian Striped-Bug (Graphosoma lineatum)

Graphosoma lineatum can reach a length of 8–12 millimetres (0.31–0.47 in). The body is almost round,
with a large shield.
The bold red and black warning colours indicate that the insects are foul-tasting,
protecting them from predators.

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