Brits of all shapes and sizes have been spitting out mouth fulls of tea and shepherd’s pie at the announcement that a strange unidentified insect seems to be running rampant across England, including London.
The black and red bug resembles the Arocatus roeselii, a rare central European insect, only Britain’s bugs are significantly duller in color. It’s not every day that an unknown species emerges in the center of one of the oldest cities in the world.
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London’s Natural History Museum will be analyzing specimens of the bug to determine its genetic makeup.