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Your insect is probably a bug of some kind

A ground or seed bug

Order: Hemiptera
Body length: 1 - 115mm
Species: World - 82 000, UK - 1700

Many people say that all insects, spiders and other creepy crawlies are bugs. But there are a group of insects called the Hemiptera that are 'true bugs' - like aphids, cicadas and stink bugs. They all have tube-like piercing or sucking mouthparts.

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