Large Snouted Stink Bug
Variable Shield Bug
Variable Shield Bug (Kapunda tepperi)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: True Bugs (Hemiptera)
Family: Stink Bug (Pentatomidae)
Species: Variable Shield Bug (Kapunda tepperi)
This Photo:     Dorsal

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
About 6mm long

Copyright © 2017-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 31-Dec-2017
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.