scutellerid species

This is a shield-backed bug. They greatly resemble stink bugs. Most adults are 8- to 10-mm long and feed on plants. 

Order: Hemiptera
Family: Scutelleridae

Photograph: © 2009 RKD Peterson
Date of Photograph: 28 August 2009
Location: Yellowstone National Park (44o54'48" N 110o43'57" W)