Over all length 5 - 6.5mm. Green with a brown wing membrane. There are several green plant bugs, so care must be taken with identification. Lygocoris have brown spines on the tibiae and L. pabulinus has a smooth pronotum.
Found in a wide variety of habitats, frequently on nettles.
Status and distribution
Common and widespread throughout Britain. Common in Nottinghamshire and at Netherfield Lagoons.
Best time to see
June to October