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Spangbergiella vulnerata 

Spangbergiella vulnerata (Uhler), to 8 mm, body is mottled with yellow and green, head is round at the apex and anterior margin flattened, two reddish orange stripes on the top of the head, and three on the pronotum, pronotum shows a bluish color. Wings are clear to white with yellowish strips running length-wise. Found in moist areas. Note; has never been captured on a sticky card or in sweep net around vineyard. Spangbergiella vulnerata head
Spangbergiella vulnerata top Spangbergiella vulnerata head-side
Spangbergiella vulnerata side Spangbergiella vulnerata top


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September 11, 2003
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