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Ambush bug

Phymatinae

Description:

About 1 and a half cm long , flew onto the balcony this morning and landed on a wooden chair. Good camoflage, black tipped antenne. crawled around very slowly!



1 species ID suggestions

Ambush bug
Phymatinae Phymatinae

2 Comments

lindistar
lindistar 3 years ago

Thanks, never heard of them before. Found another one inside yesterday(could have been the same one..!)

Latimeria
Latimeria 3 years ago

Could be a type of ambush bug, in the assassin bug family.

Algarve, Portugal

Lat: 37.10, Long: -8.67

Spotted on Mar 30, 2011
Submitted on Mar 30, 2011

Spotted for mission

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