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Boxelder Bugs Gather on the Leaves of Hosta
Boxelder Bugs Gather on the Leaves of Hosta
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Title: Boxelder Bugs Gather on the Leaves of Hosta


Adult, immature, and nymph stage box elder bugs gather on the leaves of a hosta plant growing at the base of a silver maple tree. Adults have fully formed, mainly black wings.

Location: Lovettsville, VA, USA

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Photographer: Elizabeth A. Sellers
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Photographer Organization: USGS

Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.


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Type: JPEG image - 1.43 MB
Dimensions: 1800 x 1200

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