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Assassin bug ?

Description:

A large true bug, 3 to 4 cm long body, mainly brown, with orange discoloration on joints of legs - I believe it may be some assassin bug. Elongated and flattened body, with very long antennae and long legs.

Habitat:

This one have been hanging in our office in Abuja for the last three days... Central area of the city; close to a large lake and green area with a lot of gardens.



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1 Comment

Zlatan Celebic
Zlatan Celebic 11 months ago

Few more shots of the same bug in the same place...

Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

Abuja, Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria

Lat: 9.08, Long: 7.39

Spotted on Oct 11, 2018
Submitted on Oct 11, 2018

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