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Black-and-Red-bug (Lygaeus equestris)


Black-and-Red-bug
Black-and-Red-bug
Lygaeus equestris
Lygaeus equestris
Black-and-Red-bug (Lygaeus equestris)
Black-and-Red-bug (Lygaeus equestris)
Lygaeus equestris - milkweed bug
Lygaeus equestris - milkweed bug
Black-and-Red-bug - Lygaeidae
Black-and-Red-bug - Lygaeidae
Lygaeus equestris - side view
Lygaeus equestris - side view
Lygaeus equestris - Larvae
Lygaeus equestris - Larvae
Black-and-Red-bug - Larvae
Black-and-Red-bug - Larvae
Lygaeus equestris - Larvae side view
Lygaeus equestris - Larvae side view

Lygaeus equestris
Subspecies2
Common namesBlack-and-Red-bug
German namesRitterwanze
Danish namesSoldatertæge
Finnish namesRitarilude
Swedish namesRiddarskinnbagge
French namesPunaise écuyère
AuthorL., 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain)), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland)), West Europe (Austria, France, Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sardinia, Sicily), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain, Portugal)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia), Southeast Europe (Bulgaria, Greece, Yugoslavia (Croatia, Serbia and Montenegro (Serbia))), East Europe (Ukraine)
Asia
West Asia (Near East (Turkey)), Far East (East Asia (Japan)), South Asia (Afghanistan), North Asia
Caucasus
Georgia
Africa
North Africa
Algeria, Tunisia
America
South America
Suriname


Distribution by Synonymus:
Cimex equestris   Suriname
CountriesAfghanistan, Algeria, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesLygaeus equestris in faunaeur.org
Lygaeus equestris in itis.gov
Lygaeus equestris in dyntaxa.se
Lygaeus equestris in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Black-and-Red-bug
2. Lygaeus equestris
3. Black-and-Red-bug (Lygaeus equestris)
4. Lygaeus equestris - milkweed bug
5. Black-and-Red-bug - Lygaeidae
6. Lygaeus equestris - side view
7. Lygaeus equestris - Larvae
8. Black-and-Red-bug - Larvae
9. Lygaeus equestris - Larvae side view
Quick search: Lygaeus - Bug - Red - Black - Larvae - Side
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderParaneoptera
OrderHemiptera
Hemipterans, True bugs, Cicadas, Aphids, Hoppers, Allies, Bugs
SuborderHeteroptera
True bugs, Bugs, Gerrids
InfraorderPentatomomorpha
SuperfamilyLygaeoidea
FamilyLygaeidae
Milkweed bugs, Seed bugs, Ground bugs, Chinch bugs, Groundbugs
SubfamilyLygaeinae
GenusLygaeus
Speciesequestris
Lygaeus equestris
Black-and-Red-bug
AuthorL., 1758
 
Synonyms
Cimex equestris
 
Subspecies
Lygaeus equestris equestris
Lygaeus equestris sicilianus
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Keywords
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