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Assassin Bug

Epidaus famulus

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tmvdh
tmvdh 6 years ago
Assassin Bug
Epidaus famulus


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12 Comments

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 6 years ago

Edit done sir.

tmvdh
tmvdh 6 years ago

You are welcome, DrNamgyalT.Sherpa - but I think you should update the name of the spotting ;-).

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 6 years ago

Thanks tmvdh for the ID.

tmvdh
tmvdh 6 years ago

It is a specimen of the Assassin Bug species Epidaus famulus, which is common in northern India and southern China.

armadeus.4
armadeus.4 6 years ago

Cool bug! Great shots. Thank you for sharing :)

Felix Fleck
Felix Fleck 6 years ago

Unusual looking assassin - great spotting!

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 6 years ago

I've added some more photos.

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 6 years ago

Thanks tmvdh for the comment.

tmvdh
tmvdh 6 years ago

GREAT!

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 6 years ago

Thanks Doren B for the comment.

Doren B
Doren B 6 years ago

Striking photo!

Looks like an Assassin Bug, but I can't be more specific than that.

DrNamgyalTSherpa
Spotted by
DrNamgyalTSherpa

Gangtok, Sikkim, India

Spotted on Sep 26, 2016
Submitted on Oct 21, 2016

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