Bug - Broad Damsel
Fact File
Taken at Musselburgh on 5th August 2018 with Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.




 


 
Bug - Broad Damsel.
Scientific Name:
Order:
Family:
Nabis flavomarginatus.
Hemiptera.
Nabidae
Food:



Length:

Habitat:
Flies/Found:

Feature:
They are generalist predators, catching almost
any insect smaller than themselves, and
cannibalizing each other when no other food
is available.
7 - 9 mm.
In crop fields and uncultivated areas.
Larvae found May - September.
Adults found June - October.