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Black Assassin Bug

Rasahus sulcicollis


Black Assassin Bug with yellow markings on the wings and hind legs. About 1 cm long. Family Reduviidae. In the reference cited, an identical specimen was photographed in Honduras.


Came to an ultraviolet light. Finca Argovia, Coffee Plantation, Soconusco Area of Southern Chiapas, Mexico.

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LaurenZarate 3 years ago

Thank you so much bayucca, yes, no doubt on this one!

bayucca 3 years ago

Reduviidae, Peiratinae, Rasahus sulcicollis, definitely and without any doubt! But the other one, hmm...

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Chiapas, Mexico

Lat: 14.97, Long: -92.22

Spotted on Nov 18, 2015
Submitted on Mar 18, 2016

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