Family of bugs, including the cotton stainers.
Cotton Stainer Bug: Dysdercus decussatus
Fact sheet on habits, with description, distribution, role in the habitat, status in Singapore, threats, photos and links.
Dysdercus suturellus: Cotton Stainer
Provides photographs and a description of this pest of cotton, with information on its distribution, habits, host plants, economic importance and management.
Information from Wikipedia on this family of bugs with red bodies, some of which live in cotton bolls and stain the cotton when harvested.
Last update:December 26, 2007 at 15:25:59 UTC