Copyright: Per Hoffmann Olsen

Pyrrhocoris apterus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Pyrrhocoris apterus

English:Firebug
German:Feuerwanze
Danish:Ildtæge
Date:21/10/2019
Location:Austria, Wien, Kalksburg
 
Copyright:Per Hoffmann Olsen
Camera:Canon EOS M50
Lens:Canon 100mm 1:2.8 Macro
 

Mother and child. Hard to tell if it really is it's real mother, but brood care is very common with Bugs.

Update: the child is a completely other species. Most likely a Oxycarenus lavaterae - the Lime seed bug

Thanks to the Facebook Group: Heteroptera.

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