Length 5 to 6 mm. The black patterning on the head and pronotum combined with the blueish green colour are unique amongst the UK Miridae.
On flowering heads of knapweed.
Adult: July to September
Feeds on knapweed.
Occasional in southern and central England and some parts of Wales.
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