James Dilley Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 9/5/08. © Peter J. Bryant.
Bordered Plant Bug

Largus californicus

Hemiptera: Largidae


James Dilley Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 9/5/08. © Peter J. Bryant.

James Dilley Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 8-22-08. © Peter J. Bryant.

James Dilley Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 8-22-08. © Peter J. Bryant.
Santa Cruz Island, Santa Barbara County, CA. 2-19-08. © Peter J. Bryant.

Laguna Niguel Regional Park, Laguna Niguel, Orange County, CA. 10-21-08. © Ron Hemberger

Laguna Niguel Regional Park, Laguna Niguel, Orange County, CA. 10-21-08. © Ron Hemberger

Nix Nature Center, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 8-27-10. © Ron Hemberger

Nix Nature Center, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 6-8-09. © Ron Hemberger

Nix Nature Center, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 6-8-09. © Ron Hemberger

Nix Nature Center, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 6-8-09. © Ron Hemberger

Nymph. Woods End Wilderness Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 8-2-09. © Peter J. Bryant.

Nymphs. Limestone Canyon Regional Park, Orange County, CA. 7/5/15. © Peter J. Bryant.

Nymph. Nix Nature Center, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 8-27-10. © Ron Hemberger

Last-instar nymph. Woods End Wilderness Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 8-2-09. © Peter J. Bryant.

Last-instar nymph. Woods End Wilderness Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 7-26-09. © Peter J. Bryant.

Last-instar nymph. Woods End Wilderness Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 7-26-09. © Peter J. Bryant.

Adult molting from last-instar nymph. Woods End Wilderness Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 8-2-09. © Peter J. Bryant.

1 min. after molting. © Peter J. Bryant.

34 min after molting. © Peter J. Bryant.

47 min after molting. © Peter J. Bryant.

2.5 hours after molting. © Peter J. Bryant.

Mature adult. © Peter J. Bryant.