Hemiptera : Miridae


These are capsid bugs, highly polyphagous predators

They are closely bound to the plant they use as egg-laying support. They manifest a mixed diet: both predatory and phytophagous. The Miridae have a significant place in crop protection.

See : Deraeocoris ruber

Modification date : 26 January 2024 | Publication date : 13 March 2012 | Redactor : Evelyne Turpeau, Maurice Hullé, Bernard Chaubet