Lygaeidea & Pyrrhocoroidea

Ant-mimicking Seed Bug I
Ant-mimicking Seed Bug II
Brown Seed Bug
Black and White Seed Bug 

Orange Fire Bug - Dindymus sp.

Family Pyrrhocoridae

This page contains pictures and information about Orange Fire Bugs that we found in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia.

Body length 10mm 
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We found this Orange Fire Bug in Karawatha Forest on Dec 2010. 
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1. Insects of Australia, CSIRO, Division of Entomology, Melbourne University Press, 2nd Edition 1991, p502.
2. Pyrrhocoridae: Dindymus versicolor (Herrich-Schaffer) - fire bug - Insect Reference Collection Database.  

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Last updated: February 22, 2012.