Shield-backed Bug (Orsilochides guttata)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Shield-backed Bug (Orsilochides guttata)

Also called Jewel Bug. This is a true bug, related to Stink Bugs and may be an agriculture pest. Shown here standing on Florida Native Plant Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta), while munching on SOUTHERN BEEBLOSSOM (Gaura angustifolia)

From 2012:

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