Introduction to Hemiptera (True Bugs) with Tristan Bantock
Tanyptera Project, online via Zoom
The true bugs (Hemiptera) are a large and diverse group of insects in Britain, comprising almost 2000 species. This webinar will provide an introduction to the British fauna, focussing on recognition of the various families within the Terrestrial Heteroptera and Auchenorrhyncha and providing a general overview of their biology. Tutor Tristan Bantock is a consultant entomologist with a specialist interest in Hemiptera. He is the national organiser of the Shieldbugs and allies Recording Scheme, runs frequent identification workshops and is responsible for several websites devoted to recording true bugs. The webinar will be followed by a short quiz and interactive question and answer session.
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