Schraderiellus cinctus or S. hughesae

Stink Bug

Schraderiellus hughesae or S. cinctus photo from Costa Rica

Family: Pentatomidae

Subfamily: Discocephalinae

Tribe: Ochlerini

Length: bug in photo 14.5 mm



Photo location: Tuis, Cartago, Costa Rica

Schraderiellus is a primarily Central American genus.

A number of on-line photos (including the one at left) show members of this genus carrying mites on their dorsum.

Determined by Donald B. Thomas.











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