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Common Assassin Bug

Pristhesancus plagipennis


Corn plant in veggie patch


Found this adult assassin bug with a bee whilst going outside to feed the chickens. Looks like they were sharing the meal with a number of other little insects that can be seen crawling all over the dead bee.

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Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 12 years ago

Excellent set of pics - well done.

KarenL 12 years ago

Great capture!

Kate Russo
Spotted by
Kate Russo

4518, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Jan 7, 2012
Submitted on Jan 7, 2012

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