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Assasin Bug

Vesbius purpureus


Lowland forest near stream.


* ID by Dominik Hofer

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca 9 years ago
Assassin Bug
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bayucca 9 years ago

Reduviidae, Harpactorinae, my closest guess would be Vesbius purpureus. But I would need to see it from the top to confirm.

bayucca 9 years ago

Any other picture of it, mainly from the top to see the colors?

Nueva Ecija, Philippines

Spotted on Dec 2, 2014
Submitted on Dec 3, 2014

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