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Assassin Bug

reduviidae

Notes:

Found this bug on the floor while cleaning my bedroom.

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5 Comments

NoamFossi
NoamFossi 4 years ago

bayucca, I didn't know that! Always nice to learn something new

bayucca
bayucca 4 years ago

Yes, but usually not this one, specially Triatominae. Chagas is to my knowledge only transmitted from these Triatominae which are only be found in the Americas.

NoamFossi
NoamFossi 4 years ago

Be careful, assassin bugs often carry parasites responsible for Chagas disease

BenKula
BenKula 4 years ago

Thanks bayucca! I hope this assasin bug only prey on insects in my bedroom...

bayucca
bayucca 4 years ago

Should be Reduviidae, Assassin Bug.

BenKula
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BenKula

Taiping, Perak / ڨيرق, Malaysia

Spotted on Sep 14, 2016
Submitted on Oct 2, 2016

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