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Leaf-footed bug nymph

Acanthocephala terminalis


Late instar of A. terminalis. You can see the wings developing.


see earlier instar, metallic blue:

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MeganM 7 years ago

It turns out this is a nymph, late instar of a very common leaf-footed bug. Spotting updated 7/20

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

nice series, Megan! The first photo is especially nice. You could submit this to to get an exact ID. That site is hosted by Iowa State University.

lori.tas 8 years ago

A leaf-footed bug of some kind.

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Maquoketa, Iowa, USA

Spotted on Aug 16, 2012
Submitted on Aug 16, 2012

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