Lupine bugs are members of the family of broad-headed bugs and related to the stink bug that when threatened will emit a rancid smelling liquid.

The probiscus seen folded underneath its body is used for feeding by sucking the nutrients from stems and leaves.

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TAXONOMY

Kingdom: Animal
Phylum: Arthropods
Class: Insect
Order: True Bugs (Heteroptera)
Family: Broad-headed Bugs (Alydidae)

Genus: Megalotmus
Species: Lupine Bug (Megalotomus Quinquespinos)

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