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Assassin Bug

Zelus luridus


A little over an inch long with long skinny legs and long antennae. Overall yellow with orange/red knee and "ear" markings and black wings folded on its back. Two "spikes" appear on the shoulder area.


Mixed forest.

1 Species ID Suggestions

BugEric 6 years ago
Assassin bug
Zelus luridus Species Zelus luridus - BugGuide.Net

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1 Comment

Musicwolf 6 years ago

Thanks for the species ID Eric.

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North Carolina, USA

Spotted on May 16, 2014
Submitted on May 17, 2014

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