Asciodema obsoleta


    Length: 4 to 5 mm. A dense covering of white hairs gives this bug a very pale green appearance. Sparse dark hairs are also present on closer examination. The antennae are pale. The femora are unspotted and it has dark tibial spines, but these do not arise from black spots.


    Found on gorse and broom.

    UK Status

    Widespread and common.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

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