what is this and how can i get rid of them?
These insects have recently started to appear in my back garden. Can you tell me what they are and how to get rid of them, please?
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
I have never seen one of those here in the US! You could try contacting your local agricultural extensions on an ID for this insect. I can, however, offer some articles to help you get rid of a broad range of insect pests: