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Assassin bug assassinating a wasp

Description:

A 6 legged spider imitating insect feeds on its capture - a dragonfly-like-moth(uncertain)




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6 Comments

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

Prey is like Tipulidae family Crane fly.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

Assassin bug might be in Harpactorinae family.

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 7 years ago

I think this is where I should say thank you.

kalpak
kalpak 7 years ago

Chun: THAT was damn impressive man!

MartinL
MartinL 7 years ago

What Chun said - he knows his stuff:)

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 7 years ago

The predator is an Assassin bug while the prey looks like a Wasp.

Panaji, Goa, India

Lat: 15.56, Long: 74.02

Spotted on Nov 19, 2011
Submitted on Nov 19, 2011

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