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white insect - Pieris rapae

white insect - Pieris rapae
Winston Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina, USA
June 17, 2017
Size: 1 inch ?

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I wasn't sure what was going on here. Both disappeared the following day. I believe the white winged insect is a cabbage moth.

 
Cabbage White male butterfly
killed by assassin bug, probably Phymata - Jagged Ambush Bug http://bugguide.net/node/view/4833/bgimage

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