Wild Florida Photo - Spartocera diffusa - Leaf-footed bug

Spartocera diffusa

Leaf-footed bug

Florida native

Volusia Co. FL 04/12/22
Volusia Co. FL 04/12/22
Volusia Co. FL 04/12/22

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Reported along the east coast of Florida. The range extends up the coast into North Carolina and into the Caribbean.
Similar to Spartocera fusca, but with plain thorax coloring and shorter terminal antenna segments.


Spartocera diffusa is a member of the Coreidae - Leaf-footed Bugs family.

Other species of the Spartocera genus in the Wild Florida Photo database:
  Spartocera fusca - LEAF-FOOTED BUG

For more information on this species, visit the following link:
Bugguide.net page for this species

Date record last modified: Jun 18, 2022

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