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Thread-legged Bug

Emesaya Brevipennis


Black body with white legs some white on abdomen.


Spotted on a building in a forested area.

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ccscouts 6 years ago

Thanks for the comment it was helpful.

ForestDragon 6 years ago

Very cool find! Even though this looks like a Walkingstick, this looks to be a Thread-legged Bug (a type of Assassin Bug). If you have any other images, that might be helpful for finding an ID. Here is a link to the Subfamily page on You can browse through the information and images there. Maybe you can find a match! Subfamily Emesinae :

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Ohio, USA

Spotted on Sep 28, 2014
Submitted on Nov 9, 2014

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