Cyphostethus tristriatus | Juniper Shieldbug
Green with very distinctive pale brown 'boomerang' shaped bars down the back.
On stands of juniper (Juniperus communis) on lake shores and commons. Potentially also occurs in gardens and parks.
Adults can be found throughout the year, except in July and August. Nymphs occur from June to September.
Very localised distribution, found in Dublin and Belfast, and at a number of sites around the north-eastern region of Lough Derg.
Records submitted to Data Centre in 2021
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