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Leaf-footed Nymph

Acanthocephala terminalis

Description:

Black nymph with black and white striped legs, antennae and red eyes.

Habitat:

Woodland, garden

Notes:

The nymph stage of this bug looks very comical but not the adults.

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3 Comments

DianePlatcoBrooks
DianePlatcoBrooks 8 years ago

Thanki you J and FoTony. They run from me too but I chase ! And Fo, that's even when I'm smiling

FoTony
FoTony 8 years ago

Nice capture! @J: Try smiling at them! ;)

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Lovely! Great photo! They always seem to be running from me. :)

DianePlatcoBrooks
Spotted by
DianePlatcoBrooks

Corning, Ohio, USA

Spotted on Jun 13, 2012
Submitted on Nov 25, 2012

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